Parent Resource Links

Difficult Topics:

https://www.apa.org/helpcenter/talking-to-children

https://www.esafety.gov.au/parents/skills-advice/hard-to-have-conversations


Personal Safety:

https://www.kidpower.org/library/article/safe-without-scared/

https://stopitnow.org/help-guidance/prevention-tools


Technology:

https://www.missingkids.org/netsmartz/resources

http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/internet-crimes/safety_ed.html


Safe Adults:

https://safelyeverafter.com

https://www.traversebaycac.org/2018/06/15/doc-talk-identifying-safe-adults/


Grooming:

https://www.stopitnow.org/ohc-content/tip-sheet-8

https://www.protectyoungminds.org/2017/10/26/10-ways-predators-grooming-kids/

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/protecting-children-sexual-abuse/201901/what-parents-need-know-about-sexual-grooming



Sexual Abuse Prevention:


https://endsexualexploitation.org/wp-content/uploads/Talk-Today-Safer-Tomorrow-TSA-2018.pdf

https://www.nsvrc.org/preventing-child-sexual-abuse-resources

https://childmind.org/article/10-ways-to-teach-your-child-the-skills-to-prevent-sexual-abuse/



Healthy Child Sexual Development:


https://www.nsvrc.org/sites/default/files/saam_2013_an-overview-of-healthy-childhood-sexual-development.pdf


Bullying:

Child Bullying - Reasons, Signs And How To Deal With It?

http://www.momjunction.com/articles/identify-child-bullying_003004/

Helping Kids Deal With Bullies

https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/bullies.html

Helping Kids Cope With Cliques

https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/cliques.html

Teaching Kids Not to Bully

https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/no-bullying.html


Technology and Kids:

6 Positive And 4 Negative Effects Of Social Media On Children

http://www.momjunction.com/articles/negative-effects-of-social-media-on-children_00353633/

4 Harmful Effects Of Mobile Phones On Kids

http://www.momjunction.com/articles/harmful-effects-of-mobile-phones-on-kids_00352662/

7 Simple Tips To Correct Bad Habits In Your Children

http://www.momjunction.com/articles/simple-tips-to-correct-bad-habits-in-your-children_002944/

5 Ways to Curb Kids' In-App Purchases on the iPhone

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/5-ways-to-curb-kids-in-app-purchases-on-the-iphone

7 parental controls you can use right now on your kid's iPhone

https://www.cnet.com/how-to/parental-controls-you-can-use-right-now-on-your-kids-iphone/

How to turn off in-app purchases

https://www.digitaltrends.com/mobile/how-to-turn-off-in-app-purchases-ios-iphone-ipad/


Book Lists:

18 of the Most Buzzed-About Middle Grade Books of 2018

http://www.readbrightly.com/middle-grade-books-2018/

50 Books All Kids Should Read Before They’re 12

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/lists/50-books-all-kids-should-read-before-theyre-12/

13 Books Kids Should Read Before Turning 13

http://www.scholastic.com/parents/resources/book-list/favorites-classics/13-books-kids-should-read-turning-13

The Ultimate Backseat Bookshelf: 100 Must-Reads For Kids 9-14

https://www.npr.org/2013/08/05/207315023/the-ultimate-backseat-bookshelf-100-must-reads-for-kids-9-14

Easy Reading for Teens - 9 Great Books for Reluctant Teen Readers

https://www.understood.org/en/school-learning/learning-at-home/encouraging-reading-writing/great-books-for-reluctant-teen-readers?view=slideview
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