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Be Safe: Explaining Sex and Sexual Behaviors Social Story

A woman and man not wearing clothes stand in the center of the image.

Sexual acts are private behaviors people do when they are alone or with romantic partners.

A man not wearing clothes touches a woman not wearing clothes.

Looking at private parts without clothes and touching private parts are two types of sexual behaviors.

A woman not wearing clothes stands in the center of the image.

One sexual act is called masturbation. This is when a person looks at or touches their own private parts when alone in a private area.

A woman not wearing clothes lies on top of a man not wearing clothes.

Sex is another sexual act. It is when people put their private parts together.

A smiling woman and man stand next to each other in the center of the image.

Both people must give consent to have sex with each other.

A man asks a woman,

Consent is when both people agree and feel comfortable having sex.

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This information was developed by the Autism Services, Education, Resources, and Training Collaborative (ASERT). For more information, please contact ASERT at 877-231-4244 or info@PAautism.org. ASERT is funded by the Bureau of Supports for Autism and Special Populations, PA Department of Human Services.