Code of Sexual Ethics

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The value of a code of sexual ethics is one that is extremely important to hold close to ones mind and soul. Human sexuality is a broad topic in society and everyone has different views on what is important to them as individuals. My view of human sexuality has been shaped with many influences. Growing up, my Mother always taught me to be comfortable with my sexuality, and I watched my older siblings show the same confidence that my Mother was teaching me. She taught me to respect others and myself equally, no matter what label of sexuality that they hold. Basically; “Treat others how you want to be treated”. I hope to teach my children in the same effective way that my Mother taught my siblings and I. I feel as though having this code of sexual ethics will act as a backbone to the teachings of human sexuality for my children and the next generation. I plan for them to follow this code faithfully, as I will continue to do so throughout the remaining course of my life. CODE

To my Children; I have put together a code of sexual ethics that will help instruct and guide you in the right direction throughout the course of your lives. “Part of discovering yourself sexually usually involves developing your personal set of morals and values as they relate to sexual issues”(Hock, 6). This code of sexual ethics should not be viewed soley as disciplinary, the purpose is to provide guidance throughout the course of your lives. The first principle that is essential to your sexual health and well-being is to always use protection. This is important because Be faithful to your partner

Wait until you are ready, do not let anyone pressure you/don’t take advantage Make sure it’s the right person to share the experience with

“Most people agree that parents are the most appropriate source of [sexual] knowledge” (Hock, 15).

THE PAST
My parents have taught me to always be respectful to women. I would never force myself on any woman. They taught me to practice respect...
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