Unveiling the Digital Dilemma: How Social Media Shapes Traumatic Experiences in Teenage Girls
Jenny Hughes, Ph.D
Trauma Psychologist, Founder & CEO BRAVE Providers, LLC
Following recent reports by the U.S. Surgeon General regarding the negative impacts of social media on youth mental health, we must acknowledge the interplay between social media and traumatic experiences faced by adolescent girls. In this presentation, we will uncover the ways digital platforms influence and exacerbate challenges already faced by our teen girls as we shed light on the urgent need for understanding, support, and informed interventions for this vulnerable group.