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Talking About the Birds & the Bees with Your Middle School Child

Thursday,Apr, 13, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

When should parents begin explaining reproduction, puberty, and sexual health to children? How can parents do so in a way that is informational yet developmentally appropriate?

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Photo by User: Chiswick Chap on Wikimedia Commons

Not this kid of birds and bees: European Bee-eater Merops apiaster catching a bee. The female (in front) awaits the offering which the male will make.

Amanda Romaniello will help moms and dads prepare to have a frank discussion on “the birds and the bees” with their child.

Her presentation takes place from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, April 13 in the Darien Library Conference Room. Register here to attend. There are only 25  seats in the Conference Room, and as of this posting, 10 were taken.

About the Presenter

Amanda D. Romaniello is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over a decade of experience in the mental health field.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the State University of New York at Geneseo and a master’s degree in forensic psychology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She is currently in private practice in Fairfield.

This session is geared towards the parents of middle school children. Parents of elementary school-aged children should attend our session on Monday, April 3rd at 10 a.m.


Thursday,Apr, 13, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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