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Kristin and Shannon are sisters and their humor and expertise come together beautifully to entertain and educate you to become the go-to expert for your child.
Kristin was a parent educator at Texas Children’s Hospital for almost a decade. She has the content expertise and the teaching experience to bring you what you need to know, with a touch of humor! As a mother of four, Kristin also knows exactly where you are coming from.
She has talked to many parents about their fears, concerns, and dreams related to talking to their kids about sex. She has heard every discomfort and fear in the book. Through humor and evidenced-based information, Kristin has eased many parents concerns. She can help ease yours as well.
Dr. Shannon Deer is an award winning professor and assistant dean at Texas A&M University. Her research focuses on sex education, sex trafficking, and recovery from sexual exploitation. Her study on the impact on adults of experiencing abstinence-only education in church as adolescence motivated her to start Oh. My. Word. Shannon's research has been published in leading international journals.
She also has a book in the publication process providing strategies for supporting women who experienced sex trafficking situations. Shannon has won many different teaching awards for her innovative teaching of adults. Through her research experience, Shannon brings an evidence-based approach to the course.