Female Masturbation/Masturbation


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Hi Ashley,

I'm not really sure how to put this. I'm 15 and have just started masturbating recently. I usually do it by like humping my blankets at night when i'm in bed. I recently started exploring different ways of doing it with my fingers, but whenever I put one inside I just feel uncomfortable and end up stopping. I think I may be doing it wrong, but don't really have anyone to talk to about it.

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Hi Maddie!
Plenty of women don't really feel much pleasure from insertion. There's nothing wrong with you at all! Most women masturbate by humping or by rubbing their clits, and some girls like to finger themselves, some don't.
As you get old you'll occasionally crave having something inside of you, but for now there's no rush, enjoy rubbing!!
Love,
Ashley

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Ashley Morgan

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I will do my best to answer your questions about female masturbation, including what healthy masturbation is or how it can become unhealthy, when you should consider masturbating with others and when that may cross the line to sex, and how to handle masturbation in your family whether it's your parents, siblings or children

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I am a Master's Student in Developmental Psychology and have focused most of my classes and research on healthy sexual development. I have helped younger siblings, friends, cousins and now my pre-teen daughter embrace masturbation and safe sexuality in a healthy and vibrant way.

Organizations
Church organizations, a counseling/soup kitchen volunteer organization and several teen puberty forums where I hope to offer advice

Publications
Class-specific college writing on Developmental and Sexual health

Education/Credentials
B.A. in Psychology at an Indiana University. One year of Masters classes.

Awards and Honors
Dean's list, 8 semesters.

Past/Present Clients
Family (siblings and my daughter), friends, cousins, and those I've met online

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