How To Have 'The Talk' With Your Teen | KCUR

How To Have 'The Talk' With Your Teen

Feb 17, 2014


It’s something that every parent should do, but many don’t know how, or feel really awkward trying, to get it together to have ... "The Talk."  These days it’s about more complicated issues than just the birds and the bees — gender identity, casual hookups and more play into the discussion. 

Steve Kraske talks with psychologist Wes Crenshaw about how parents can approach the topic of sex with their kids. A teenager and her mother join the conversation to discuss their method for handling the subject.


  • Wes Crenshaw, Ph.D., psychologist
  • Stacey Schwartz, mother of Kendra
  • Kendra Schwartz, daughter of Stacey