Research + News | Topic: Mental Health
Jan 13, 2021
Teens And Screens: Limits Are Even More Critical During Remote School
Experts have long urged limits on screen time for children, but a new study says it is even more critical during pandemic remote learning. Read the article here.
Jan 4, 2021
Experts Say This Is What Children Need To Survive The COVID-19 Pandemic
USA TODAY spoke with experts in child development on how remote school, reduced socialization and increased screen time is affecting kids. Read the article here.
Dec 16, 2020
Online 24/7, But Totally Disconnected – New Findings On Teen Isolation During COVID-19
Interviews and diary entries from nearly 50 California teenagers reveal that they’re sleeping and exercising less and spending more time on social media and gaming. Read the article here.
Nov 25, 2020
The Coronavirus, Social Media, And Teen Mental Health
Shifting trends over the last year reveal the roots of depression among young people. Read the article here.
Nov 9, 2020
Teens Benefit With Less Screen Time, More Time With Sports And Art
Walking away from TV, laptops and cellphones and spending more time in sports and other extracurricular activities boosts teens’ mental health, Canadian researchers say. Read the article here.
Nov 6, 2020
Teens Who Spend More Time In Extracurricular Activities And Less Time In Front Of Screens Have Better Mental Health, Study Finds
Aug 20, 2020
Teletherapy Meets Teens Where They Live: On-Screen
New apps help teens access mental health services during the pandemic. Read the article here.
Aug 7, 2020
Tweens, Teens, Tech, And Mental Health: Coming Of Age In An Increasingly Digital, Uncertain, And Unequal World 2020
The latest research report from Common Sense Media. Gain access to the report here.
Aug 6, 2020
The Pandemic Is Raising Concerns About How Teens Use Technology. But There’s Still A Lot We Don’t Know.
A new report from Common Sense Media analyzes current research on how social media impacts teens’ mental health. Read the article here.
Jul 3, 2020
Compulsive Internet Use By Teens Linked To Emotional Issues
A new study has found internet addiction in teenagers leads to difficulty regulating emotions. Read the article here.