Social Media and Teenagers
Social media is a way for teenagers to stay in touch with their friends
However, there is a great concern about the effects social media is happening on our teenagers.
Social media is a way for teenagers to stay in touch with their friends. Teens have always talked after school, long before social media – hanging out at the bus stop, at the local park, chatting on the phone – now they just have a different platform to do so.
It is an important part of socialising and connection in the modern world. Teenagers and social media users are increasing every day.
• Inadequacy about your life or appearance…
• Fear of missing out (FOMO)
• Depression and anxiety
• A fear of missing out (FOMO) can keep you returning to social media over and over again
This session explores these areas in an engaging and interactive way to ensure the student is able to have fun, as well as be made aware of the harmful aspects of social media.