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This is such an important point Paige. Thank you for sharing! I totally agree that using the healthcare team to discuss all the possible side effects, including sexual side effects, is so critical. Being able to come up with options that work best for the client is important. I know through some of my work that sexual side effects can be very distressing for young people, especially as they are entering into the time of their life when they are likely to be more sexually active. Being able to discuss these openly I believe assists with rapport and trust or the clinician and team from the client about what they are experiencing without any surprises or shame associated with sharing later.