It’s probably no surprise that social media is altering the way teens are viewing life. I would bet that’s partly because if you yourself have used social media, you’ve seen how it has altered you. Its affect on fear in particular is quite fascinating, and worth looking into if you haven’t.
Here, though, for those pressed with time but perhaps looking for a springboard into some good conversation with your teen, is a real quick summary of some findings. The article is by Anna Noel Taylor and was posted at https://insights.viacom.com/post/teenage-fears/