Results for - Having "The Talk"...or Not
2,294 voters participated in this survey
Whether you call it talking about "the birds and the bees," telling kids how babies are made, or whatever you want to call it, if children don't have "the talk" with their parents, they're gloing to find out about sexuality and conception somehow.
1. Did your patent/s have the "the talk" about love, romance, sexuality and procreation with you while you were growing up?
The subject was intimated but never dierctly broached nor addressed clearly.
2. If you did have "the talk" with at least one parent or adult familial caregiver , at what age was it?
Aspects of the subject were explained to me at age-appropriate levels throughout my childhood
I was never recieved "the talk."
3. If you didn't get "the talk," from what oher source/s did you get the information it should have given you?
Media/art (pornographic or otherwise)
Research I undertook for myself
I was given "the talk," and it sufficed.
I was given "the talk," but I found out more by way of at least one of the sources cited above.
4. Question for parents and Tellwutters in that roll: what's the ideal age for a child to receive "the talk"?
It depends on the maturity of the child.
It's best to incrementally educate a child about the topic as s/he grows up.
I'm not a parent nor acting in that role.