American Psychological Association advises parents to screen children for ‘problematic social media use’

  • The American Psychological Association, a leading mental health organization, released its first health advisory on social media.
  • The advisory warns parents and policymakers about the potential harms and benefits of social media platforms for young children.
  • The advisory recommends that parents screen children for ‘problematic social media use’.


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