by Kathleen M McGee & Laura H Buddenberg - £30.00 Boys Town Press (2003)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781889322544 | ISBN 10: 1889322547
Coercing or conning a teen into sexual activity - it's called emotional grooming and it happens far too often to boys as well as girls. Using tactics like jealousy intimidation and flattery the emotional groomer manipulates his or her target into a sexual relationship that can have devastating physical and emotional consequences for the victim. Parents teachers and adults who work with and care for youth however can help adolescents recognise the signs of emotional grooming and learn to protect themselves from being used or abused. UNMASKING SEXUAL CON GAMES is a proven curriculum that teaches young people how to distinguish between unhealthy and healthy relationships. This leader's guide contains new lesson plans giving step-by-step instruction in teaching teens. Additional information on combating sexual harassment dating violence and sexual abuse is provided. Also discussed are the role of the media alcohol and drugs in emotional grooming.. There is also an accompanying Teen's Guide.
(Price & availability last checked: March 2018)
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