How to Talk to Your Kids About Sex with Amy Lang
October 7, 2022
How to Talk to Your Kids About Sex with Amy Lang

Sex educator Amy Lang shares her story of how she went from being embarrassed by her work to becoming a champion of comprehensive sex education. In this episode, you will learn: 

  • How the Netherlands has the best teen sexual health outcomes
  • How to talk to kids about sex without being traumatizing
  • The importance of sex education in the US

If you’re feeling like you’re struggling to get your teenager to open up to you about their sex life, then this episode is for you!

Amy Lang is a sexuality and parenting educator who helps parents talk with their kids about the birds and the bees. She is the author of the book Birds, Bees, and Kids: How to Talk to Your Children about Sex and has been working with kids and parents for over 20 years.

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About Amy Lang

Amy Lang, MA has been a sexual health educator for over 25 years. Surprised by her discomfort with just the idea of talking with her young son about his body, she knew she needed help. Amy did a bunch of research to learn how to talk with kids about bodies and sexuality and realized she could help other parents with this important part of parenting. 

In 2006 she started Birds & Bees & Kids. With her lively, engaging, and down-to-earth style she helps parents become comfortable and confident talking with their kids. Amy’s books, online solutions center, and podcast, show parents they really can become their kids’ go-to birds and bees source. 

She is still married to her first husband and they are getting the hang of parenting their recently launched man-child. She lives in Seattle WA. You can learn more about her work and her podcast Just Say This! at and

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