Social Media and Mental Health WebinarNorth Syracuse Central School District families are invited to attend a special, free webinar on social media usage and mental health issues. The webinar, provided through the School Mental Health Resource and Training Center, will take place on Tuesday, March 15 from 3:30 to 4:00 p.m.
It is no secret that over the last 15 years that internet and media use has skyrocketed. Today, 95% of teens have access to a smartphone, and 45% say they are online almost constantly. As a result, many caregivers, educators and individuals are left wondering about the impacts of social media and the digital world on their overall wellbeing.
Information covered will include:
- How to start the conversation around internet use
- How to set healthy media boundaries
- Data to help understand psychological risks and emotional impacts
- Understanding risks and how to respond to cyberbullying and more
Register at: https://www.mentalhealthednys.org/family-education-webinar-series/