Adolescence

Adolescence

Young people, teens, children starting puberty, adolescence, youth, young adults.

Bodies

Bodies

Public and private body parts, reproductive systems.

Body image

Body image

Positive body image, media and body image, stereotypes and expectations, body image and puberty.

Consent

Consent

Consensual touch and non-consensual touch, sexual consent, laws around sexual consent.

Contraception

Contraception

Pregnancy prevention, unplanned pregnancy, IUD, the pill, implanon, the rod, injection, emergency contraception, morning after pill, sterilisation, nuva ring, diaphragm, withdrawal, fertility awareness, contraception, contraceptives.

Diversity and inclusivity

Diversity and inclusivity

Diversity, inclusivity, prejudice, marginalisation, racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, discrimination.

Emotional literacy

Emotional literacy

Emotions, feelings, coping skills, communication skills, self-esteem, resilience.

Gender

Gender

Gender roles, gender expectations, gender stereotypes.

Health education

Health education

General health education.

Health literacy

Health literacy

Understanding and applying health information, critical analysis, analytical skills.

Help seeking

Help seeking

Finding and using appropriate and reliable health resources and services, support services, supporting self and others.

Immunisation

Immunisation

Immunisations, vaccines, vaccinations, HPV vaccine, disease prevention, preventative health.

Law

Law

Sex and the law - legal age of consent, sexting and image sharing laws, sexual assault laws, child exploitation laws, etc.

LGBTI

LGBTI

Sexual diversity, gender diversity, intersex variations, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, asexual, aromantic.

Media literacy

Media literacy

Critical analysis of media messages, determining reliable sources of information and services, understanding bias.

Mental health

Mental health

Mental, social and emotional wellbeing, depression, self-harm, suicide, help-seeking.

Multicultural

Multicultural

Culturally and linguistically diverse, cultural diversity.

Online

Online

Online safety, esafety, online communication, online bullying, messaging, gaming, image-sharing, etc.

Parenting

Parenting

How to care for a baby, parenting skills, parenting children and teenagers, age and stage appropriate information.

Pornography

Pornography

Pornography, sexually explicit images, child exploitation, laws on sexually explicit material, potential harms.

Protective behaviours

Protective behaviours

Child protection, protective behaviours, safety, child abuse, child exploitation, abuse, sexual assault.

Puberty

Puberty

Physical changes, emotional changes, social changes, puberty, pubescent, body changes, growing up, growth.

Reproduction

Reproduction

Babies, how babies are made, human reproduction, reproductive systems, stages of pregnancy, pregnancy, birth, foetus, foetal growth, embryo, sperm, egg, uterus, body parts.

Relationships

Relationships

Families, friendships, acquaintances, romantic relationships, sexual relationships, intimate relationships, respectful relationships, bullying, family and domestic violence, intimate partner violence.

Safer sex

Safer sex

Contraception - condoms, condom negotiation, LARC, IUDs, Implanon, Injections, Depo, The Pill, Emergency Contraception (Morning After Pill), diaphragms.

Sex education

Sex education

General information about relationships and sexuality education.

Sexual health

Sexual health

General information about sexual health and sexual health agencies.

Sexting

Sexting

Image sharing, image based abuse, sextortion, sexting.

Sexual assault

Sexual assault

Sexual assault, sexual abuse, rape, non-consensual, unwanted sexual contact, services and resources.

Sexualisation

Sexualisation

Sexual objectification, sexualisation, oversexualised.

Special needs

Special needs

Supporting children with special needs, physical disabilities, intellectual disabilities, learning difficulties, ADHD, ADD, Down syndrome, autism, etc.

STIs and BBVs

STIs and BBVs

Sexually transmissible infections (STIs), Blood-borne Viruses (BBVs), chlamydia, gonorrhoea, herpes, genital warts, human papillomavirus (HPV), syphilis, trichomoniasis, HIV, hepatitis C, hepatitis B, testing, treatment.