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Table 2 Categories and Sub-categories

From: Concerns and educational needs of Iranian parents regarding the sexual health of their male adolescents: a qualitative study

Fear of emotional and sexual harms- Parents’ fear of sexual harassment in adolescents
- Parents’ concerns about adolescents’ emotional and sexual behaviors
Quality of parent-child relationships- Weak interpersonal relationships in family
- Inability to communicate with children about sexuality issues
Effect of media and cyberspace- More exposure to sources of sexual stimuli
- Lagging behind the technology
Necessity of sexuality health education- Sexuality health education for students
- Sexuality health education for teachers, instructors, and school authorities
- Sexuality health education for parents
- Participation of family and school in sexuality health education