When masturbation is normal. Image Source: How young is too young? Younger children may have to be sent to their rooms to masturbate. Chronically bored children often turn to their bodies for stimulation.
To a child, massaging his or her genitals is pleasure.
The Results Are In: First National Study of Teen Masturbation
Somewhere along the line our children discover that when they touch themselves in certain spots, it feels nice. Ask Dr Justin: In the worst case, she may actually begin to associate sexual feelings of pleasure with shame and guilt. Leave your child alone at these times and do not keep checking on him or her. Justin Coulson July 04,