The Fourth R with Dr. Jeff Temple #TDVAM – FTQA 080

The Fourth R with Dr Jeff Temple

Dr. Jeff Temple, Associate Professor from University of Texas Medical Branch, joins the show as an Honorary Dugan to discuss healthy relationships education in school-based programs. The Fourth R is one curriculum that is designed to build resiliency and relationship skills among youth. Strong skills in Relationships are just as important as Reading, ‘Riting, and … Read more

Signs of a Controlling (Abusive) Relationship, Father-Son Talk – Episode 40 FTQA

Jacob and I have a father-son discussion on signs of an unhealthy, controlling relationship. It’s a conversation I’ve wanted to have with him for many months, but never worked into a recording yet. Listen to Episode 40 to listen how I get the discussion going on unhealthy relationships. Click here to listen to the podcast … Read more

The Sex Talk, Why You Need to Have it, and How (Part 2 of 3)

You can buy a kit from Amazon. Passport 2 Purity (Part 2)   I talked about why it was important for me to complete Passport 2 Purity with my son in Part 1 of this series on having the sex talk. Here is a description of the program itself, and how I modified it for … Read more

The Sex Talk, Why You Need to Have it, and How (Part 1 of 3)

Photo credit: Elizabeth Ann Colette The Reason Why (Part 1) I was fourteen years old when I first had sex. The girl was fifteen years old. There are those who would be impressed, and there are those who would be shocked and horrified to know this about me. It’s the stuff of legends in my … Read more