This article is part of a Series that explores parenting issues related to bringing up healthy and well-adjusted teens and tweens.
The series attempts to unravel the mystery of how to raise middle- and high-schoolers without losing your sanity.
To that end, the College and this policy prohibit Sexual Misconduct, an umbrella term that encompasses a broad range of behavior including Sexual Assault, Sexual Exploitation, and Sexual or Gender-Based Harassment; Relationship Violence (also known as Dating Violence, Domestic Violence or Intimate Partner Violence); Stalking; Complicity; and Retaliation against an individual for making a good faith report of conduct prohibited under this policy (collectively, “Conduct Violations”).
These forms of Conduct Violations are unlawful, undermine the character and purpose of the College, and will not be tolerated.
Hampshire College adopts this policy with a commitment to: (1) eliminating, preventing, and addressing the effects of Conduct Violations; (2) fostering a community of trust in which Conduct Violations are not tolerated; (3) cultivating a climate where all individuals are well-informed and supported in reporting Conduct Violations; (4) providing a fair and impartial process for all parties, and (5) identifying the standards by which violations of this policy will be evaluated and disciplinary action may be imposed.
This policy defines Conduct Violations; outlines available resources and reporting options available to students and employees; and references the applicable investigative and disciplinary procedures (Appendices A and B).
It makes it easier to continue having those conversations with them as teenagers.
The town itself is equally pleasing, rich in 18th century buildings, and with a notable statue of William III at its heart.
Thanks to its location at the meeting of several routes it has a long history of welcoming those passing through, ranks you are maybe considering joining if as seems a good guess you are thinking of holding your big day here.
Counselling gives you a space to be heard, understood and accepted for who you really are.
Effective counselling brings a greater level of self-awareness, self-understanding and discovery of new strengths.
Question: What are some tips for parents to help them get the conversation about sex and dating started with their teens?