IN THE MEDIA

Is free pornography destroying our brains?

School kids today are watching porn like never before. It’s free, it’s instant and it’s having a devastating effect.

New Zealand TV3 current affairs program 3D has spoken to porn users and porn addicts, as well as a sex educator Liz Walker, and a top international scientist who say this new type of porn can actually alter our brains.

News articles and other digital publications

19.7. 2017: Verily Magazine: You’d be surprised to hear what porn is doing to sex

2.5.2017: Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH): Critical Porn Analysis Versus Porn Literacy

17.10.16: The Courier Mail: State schools urged to teach kids about sex

15.08.16: Radio New Zealand: Counteracting porn culture

10.08.16: Newshub New Zealand: Effect of porn on children

09.08.16: Stuff New Zealand: Sexologist: Auckland parents more likely to tackle porn addiction than Wellingtonians

07.08.16: New Zealand Herald: Hooked on porn: Prepare for a tsunami of damaged people

12.07.16: Scoop Independent News: Liz Walked to speak in New Zealand

12.06.16: 96.5FM Family: Talking Life Podcast – Safe Schoosl Program in QLD

17.04.16: The Sydney Morning Herald: The Lost Boys: Young men who opt for virtual life of pornography and gaming

11.04.16: The Courier Mail: Principals have witnessed children as young as eight accessing pornography

07.03.16: Guilty Pleasure: Not For Kids

07.03.16: News.com.au: Porn turning kids into ‘sexual predators’

13.02.16: Weekend Sunrise: Not for kids! Parents warned about the accessibility of porn

07.02.16: Sydney Morning Herald: The damage pornography did to a six-year-old child

25.01.16: Fresh 92.7: Wavelength – Pornography

27.02.15: Newstalk ZB PODCAST: Liz Walker: Need For Modern Sex Education

21.02.15: Stuff New Zealand – Porn Culture Warning to Parents

20.02.15: The New Zealand Herald – Controversial Sex-Ed Course Pitched

20.02.15: Stuff New Zealand – Call for sex-ed overhaul in NZ

19.02.15: Whakatane Beacon NZ – Explicit New Sex Education Programme Coming to Bay

19.02.15: Scoop Independent News – Explicit New Sex Education Programme for High Schools Coming

19.02.15: Yahoo! News New Zealand – Explicit New Sex Ed Program for High Schools coming to NZ

06.14: Principals Today: Issue 102, Term 2, 2014 (page 11): Blurred Lines

27.05.14: Kidspot – Dating Dilemna: When to let kids start dating?

27.11.13: The Kids Are All Right – Ask an Expert: Does making sex sound wrong or dirty give teens a bad start to their sexual lives?

25.11.13: ABC Radio National PODCASTTeen Trouble Moves Online

24.11.13: The Kids Are All Right – Ask an Expert: Should you have condoms in your house for your teens?

19.11.13: The Kids Are All Right – Ask an Expert: How can I keep my daughter safe at Schoolies Week?

16.11.13: Newstalk ZB: Hundreds attend rally nationwide after Roastbusters affair

23.07.13: The Kids Are All Right – Teen Sexting and the Law: A parent’s fears

03.03.12: The Telegraph – Many in the iGeneration find the thrill of the chaste

18.10.12: The Kids Are All Right – Teenagers and Sex – are they emotionally ready?

12.07.12: PR – Putting schools to the test on sexuality education

09.07.12: Daily Telegraph – Teens prefer blogs and Google over talking with parents about sex

09.07.12: Courier Mail – Teens seek sex education online

21.06.12: Star News Berwick – Talking About Sex to Teens – you should be parents!!

07.05.12: PR – Why sex education can’t keep up

22.09.11: PR – New Approach to High School sex education addresses the ‘issues that matter’

22.08.11: PR – New approach aims to improve on ‘poor results’ from High School sex education programs