Menlo-Atherton Parent Education Series

Make sure to mark your calendars for this Thursday, February 2nd at 7pm the Menlo-Atherton Parent Education Series will be holding a panel on Teen Sexuality: Get the Facts (What Every Parent Wants to Know).

Where:Menlo Atherton Center for the Performing Arts (PAC) located on the Menlo-Atherton High School campus.

Come hear from the experts! Many parents find it difficult to discuss sexuality with their teens. The panel discussion will feature professionals in the fields of adolescent development and medicine, mental health, and sex education for teens. Don’t miss this opportunity to get the information you need to communicate more honestly and effectively with your teens. Topics to include teen sexual behavior in San Mateo County, sex education, birth control/pregnancy prevention, sexual gender/identity, mental health issues, STDs, and more.

Presenters will include:

Roni Gillenson, LMFT, Program Director, On-Campus Counseling Program, Adolescent Counseling Services (ACS)

Shelly Masur, MPH, Excutive Director, Teen Talk Sexuality Education

Sylvia Espinoza, M.D. Medical Director, Sequoia Teen Wellness Center

Daniela Torres, Education Services Program Manager, Planned Parenthood

Janet Chaikind, M.D. Supervising Physician for Adolescent Medicine and Pediatrics, San Mateo County Medical Center

The Education Series is sponsored by the M-A PTA and the Sequoia Healthcare District.

Events are free and open to the Sequoia Union High School community.

Sign up now! Ticket reservations at

For any questions, please contact Charlene Margot, M-A Parent Education Chair, at or 650.868.0590

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