Category Archives: Teens

This is Your Teen’s Brain On Porn


At our recent YouthSTAR Parent Night, I shared a clip from this excellent video (below), teaching parents about the impact of pornography on the teenage brain. This short documentary includes some valuable information regarding the neuroscience of pornography addiction (among other … Continue reading

Posted in Addiction, Children, Parents, Recovery, Science, Sexual Addiction, Teens | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

History in the Making: Pornography Declared a Public Health Crisis


History was made yesterday when the Utah Governor officially declared pornography a public health crisis. To watch the press conference and ceremonial signing, check out the link below: Utah Recognizes Pornography as Public Health Crisis: Ceremonial Signing with Governor Herbert … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Porn Movement, Children, Sexual Addiction, Teens | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Free Porn-Protection Seminar – April 13th in Fresno


On April 13th from 6:30-8:30pm, local therapist Forest Benedict is presenting his “Dangerous Access” seminar, equipping adults to protect children from pornography. This seminar is offered free to the local community and will be presented at First Presbyterian Church in … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Porn Movement, Children, Parents, Sexual Addiction, Teens | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Resisting Pornography: An Unexpected Success Strategy for All Ages


My friends at Protect Young Minds just put out an excellent article aimed at helping adolescents battle the temptation to look at pornography. What struck me in reading the article was that this is a powerful strategy for adults as well. … Continue reading

Posted in Addiction, Attachment, Children, Parents, Recovery, Sexual Addiction, Teens | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Pornography Declared a Public Health Crisis!


Last night Utah’s State Legislature declared pornography a “public health crisis“. This is a major victory in the Movement aimed at protecting children from pornography, which is available to the younger generation in pandemic proportions. These efforts are not about … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Porn Movement, Change, Children, Parents, Teens | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

“Protect Young Minds” – Excellent New Website (Please SHARE)


GREAT NEWS! Our friend Kristen Jenson, author of the best-selling children’s book Good Pictures Bad Pictures, has created an amazing new website for parents and concerned adults called “Protect Young Minds“(formerly Porn Proof Kids). She explains on her site, “Protect Young Minds (PYM) … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Porn Movement, Children, Parents, Teens | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Talking to Kids About Porn – New Resource Released


Our friends at Educate Empower Kids just released a new resource for parents called “How to Talk to Your Kids about Pornography“. This looks like another great resource for parents wanting to proactively protect their children from pornography. Check it out! … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Parents, Teens | Tagged , , | Leave a comment