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Last updated 2:53 PM on 18 July 2014
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Listen to child psychologist Kimberley O'Brien talking about the dangers of sexting.

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Views expressed in interviews may not be the views of the NSW Department of Education and Communities....

At a glance

  • Sexting involves the use of a mobile phone and the transmission of a sexual image or message between two people.
  • Educate your child about what it is and why it's illegal.
  • Give your child suggestions of what to do if they receive a sexting message.
  • Discuss the consequences of sexting and the damage that can be done to reputations in the long term on the internet.


For more information see reference for sexting - here