Private Parts: Puberty

Change is….change.  It’s normal.  It’s expected.  It’s inevitable.  But it goes much better when you understand what’s happening.  Knowledge is power that helps you feel a little more in control when you feel you have no control over what’s happening to you.

 

Website Links

 

KidsHealth.org for Teens: All About Menstruation

 

KidsHealth.org for Teens: Coping with Common Period Problems

 

Period Tracker

 

KidsHealth.org for Teens: A Guy's Guide to Body Image

 

KidsHealth.org for Teens: Why Is My Voice Changing

 

 

Books

Growing Up: It's a girl thing

by Mavis Jukes

Advice on puberty from bras to periods

 

The Boy's Body Book

by Kelli Dunham

Advice on a boy's changing body and all that goes with it. 

 

It's Perfectly Normal

by Robie Harris

Comprehensive education about puberty and sexuality