Focused on Mental Health: Digital media and teens

Focused on Mental Health

Researchers say social and digital media are a big contributor to an increase in depression among teens.

Our own Melanie Christopher talked with one educator about the issues. He says it’s hard enough for middle school kids to figure out who they are without comparing themselves to a false sense of reality online every single day.

Take a look at the interview here. It’s part of our special segment ‘Focused on Mental Health’, a web exclusive you can only get here on WJTV 12.

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