New PDF release: The Boys' Guide to Growing Up: Choices and Changes During
By Terri Couwenhoven
Written at a third-grade examining point for boys elderly 9-16 with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy, psychological retardation, fragile X, or different exact wishes, this e-book is the better half to the women’ consultant TO turning out to be UP (2011), additionally via Terri Cowenhoven. the writer, a professional sexuality educator, attracts on greater than two decades adventure accomplishing workshops on puberty and sexuality matters with boys, women, households, and pros.
The book's succint textual content, practical illustrations, and studying actions let boys to learn the publication themselves or persist with in addition to assistance from an grownup. Its reassuring, matter-of-fact tone exhibits boys what changes—inside and out—to anticipate in the course of puberty, and the way to control them:
-Growth spurts and larger muscles
-Voice cracking and deepening
-Blemishes and oily skin
-Body and facial hair
-Crushes, flirting, and sexual feelings
-Erections, rainy goals, and masturbation
THE BOYS’ consultant TO growing to be UP supplies sensible recommendation on average matters similar to shaving, what to do approximately pimples, and the way to sniff great. extra advanced and crucial issues are lined too, comparable to how one can be aware of whilst flirting is reciprocated (or not!), easy methods to disguise or discourage an erection in public, what details is fine to proportion with others as opposed to what should still stay deepest, and the way to stick secure. It’s essential ebook for boys near to puberty, adolescents who're in the middle of it, and the adults who deal with them.
Also try out Terri Couwenhoven's publication for instructing childrens with Down syndrome approximately puberty and sexuality, instructing young ones WITH DOWN SYNDROME approximately THEIR our bodies, barriers, AND SEXUALITY.