Michael Gilbert, a senior fellow at the Center for the Digital Future at the University of Southern California, studied this issue. He suggested that the main cause in this process addiction, and the consequent negative social behaviors, lies in the fact the internet isolates and alienates the user. This is a problem for impressionable teens who already struggle to define their self concept and appropriate social behaviors.
Key in this, is for parents to monitor the time and content of their child's use of the internet and other electronic media.
Could the Internet Cause Depression in Children?
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