Kids CAN Learn to Reject Pornography

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Prepare & Prevent

Prepare Your Kids to Protect Themselves from Porn

Until our society makes the internet safe for kids, parents must be proactive in teaching what pornography is, why it's dangerous and exactly how to reject it. The good news is that you CAN DO it!

Help & Heal

Help Your Child Heal From Porn Exposure or Addiction

It can be scary to find out your kids have viewed pornography. How should I respond? Can I help them stop? Parents can help their kids heal from pornography use. We have a SMART Plan to show you how.

Share & Speak Up

Educate Your Community About the Effects of Porn

Are you excited to share the message that kids can learn to reject pornography? You provide the enthusiasm, and we’ll provide the tools to help you educate your community, friends, and family.

Kristen A. Jenson, Author of Good Pictures, Bad Pictures

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Led by Kristen A. Jenson, author of the best-selling children’s book Good Pictures Bad Pictures, Protect Young Minds™ (PYM) seeks to help parents “porn-proof” their kids before they come across highly addictive and easily accessible internet pornography. Additionally, PYM offers guidance for families whose children have already been hurt by pornography, and hopes to serve as a “force multiplier” by empowering proactive people who want to educate their local communities.

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Good Pictures Bad Pictures

Porn-Proofing Today’s Young Kids

Good Pictures Bad Pictures is a comfortable, read-aloud story about a mom and dad who teach their child what pornography is, why it’s dangerous, and how to reject it.

Using easy-to-understand science and simple analogies, this ground-breaking book engages young kids to porn-proof their own brains.

Good Pictures Bad Pictures is in the top 100 best-selling parenting books on Amazon.

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You’ve heard about the birds and the bees. What about the birds and the butterflies? Parents want to protect kids from porn. At Protect Young Minds we are always looking for ways to make this task easier. This week’s guest author, Douglas Browning, has come up with a...

7 Signs a Child is Viewing Porn that Parents Often Overlook

When your child is hurt, you want to do everything in your power to take away the pain. But how do you help when a child hides that hurt? This is typical behavior for a child who is viewing porn. Today’s post offers concerned parents 7 reflective questions to help...

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Safe Playdates: 3 Strategies for Setting Media Ground Rules

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Feelings 101: A Simple Exercise to Build Emotional Wellness in Kids

Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me. As parents, we might accept the idea that curiosity could lead a child to look at porn once. —Shame on the porn industry. But what if a child returns to porn over and over again? Is our first instinct to blame,...