You will not be there when your teen makes their decision to have sex, so it’s important to provide them with a way to say no and a way to get birth control.
Discuss how pressure should not be part of the equation for your teen or their partner. How does it feel to be pressured into something they don’t want to do? The first time should be a decision based on love and respect for each other. Sex should always be a zero pressure situation.
Dating violence can happen regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation, or socio-economic status.
Emphasize that it is up to them to stick to their limits and tell them to be aware of how far things are going once their hormones are enjoying a make out session.
Good news! The closer the relationship to your daughter, the more likely she is to wait for sex!