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4 Guiding Principles
Be honest; do not lie or mislead your child
Set the Tone by being open, calm, and casual. Stay on course by:
1. “Telling” through a typical everyday conversation
2. Expressing support
3. Encouraging questions
Use age appropriate language for your child’s age.
Use language you are comfortable with.
The Telling Journey has 2 parts:
1. Initial telling conversation
2. Subsequent telling conversations throughout your child’s lifetime
Step 1: Who?
Step 2. What?
Step 3. How?
Step 4. Supplemental Strategies
Step 5. Where and When?
Step 6. Responses and Responding