Session 10 - Sexual Behavior Communication

The primary focus of this session is on:

  • Provide information and building skills for preventing or delaying early sexual initiation.
  • Promote social competence with regard to avoiding or delaying early sex initiation.

The particular emphasis will be on:

  • Building positive family communication and refusal skills.
  • Increasing paternal efficacy in talking with their sons about sexual behaviors within a cultural context and vice versa.

Knowledge –Attitudes –Skills Expected

At the end of this session participants will be able to:
  • 1. Discuss the negative health consequences of early sex inititation.
  • 2. Demonstrate positive communication skills when discussing family values and expectations about adolescent risky behaviors.
  • 3. Feel comfortable discussing issues related to sexuality.
  • 4. Recognize the important part that fathers play as positive health educators for their sons and vice versa.


  • Affirmation & Meditation
  • PowerPoint Presentations: Strengthening Father-Son Communication agout Sexual Behaviors for fathers & for sons.
  • Family Communication Exercise
  • Sex Delaying Tactics
  • Family Feud: Communicating about Sex
Homework Due
  • Fathers and Sons Letters
Homework Assigned
  • Sex Delaying Tactics / Reaching Hopes and Dreams
Materials Needed
  • Facilitator script for PowerPoint slides (Strengthening Father-Son Communication about Sexual Behaviors for Fathers & Strengthening Father-Son Communication about Sexual Behaviors for Sons)
  • Handouts and Worksheets
  • List of Community Resources
  • Flipchart or Chalkboard
  • Markers
Session Outline
  • Quick Overview of Today’s Session (5 minutes)
  • Check-In (10 minutes)
  • Activities (85 minutes)
    • Affirmation & Meditation (10 minutes)
    • PowerPoint for Fathers and Sons on Strengthening Father-Son Communication about Sexual Behaviors (25 minutes)
    • Family Communication Exercise (25 minutes)
    • Sex Delaying Tactics (10 minutes)
    • Family Feud -Sex Communication (15 minutes)
  • Homework Assignment (5 minutes)
  • Closing Summary (5 minutes)
  • Check-Out (10 minutes)


Lesson Plan

PowerPoint Materials

Family Feud - Sex Communication Sexual Behavior Communication (Fathers) SBC Script - Fathers Sexual Behavior Communication (Sons) SBC Script - Sons

Activities and Handouts

Communication About Sexual Behaviors - Sons Activity Sheet Sex Delaying Tactics


Delaying Sexual Behaviors & Reaching Hopes and Dreams
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