The Effects of Social Media On Your Kids’ Self Image

Studies show that too much time on social media is negatively impacting the self esteem of teens and tweens.

The More Time Kids Spend on Social Media, the Worse the Effects Will Be

1. Mental health concerns

2. Inappropriate sexual activity

3. Cyberbullying

Girls are more likely to be bullied online than boys

The Selfie Culture Isn’t Helping

What Parents Can Do To Prevent Negative Effects of Social Media on Kids

Model good social media behavior

Inspire a positive self-image at home

Create an environment for open conversation

Limit the time your kids are on social media apps