Internet/Texting Safety

Adolescent sleep and the impact of technology use before sleep on daytime function  A.E. Johansson et al., Journal of Pediatric Nursing, May 2016

Adolescents' self-presentation on a teen dating web site: A risk-content analysis  M.A. Pujazon-Zazik et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, May 2012

An analysis of depression, self-harm, and suicidal ideation content on Tumblr  P.A. Cavazos-Rehg et al., Crisis, January 2017

As the Juneau School District responds to online monitoring concerns, student questions remain  Z. Grueskin, KTOO, November 1, 2019

Association between Internet use and body dissatisfaction among young females: Cross-sectional analysis of the Canadian Community Health Survey  A. Carter et al., Journal of Medical Internet Research, February 2017

Children and adolescents and digital media  Y.L. Reid Chassiakos et al., Pediatrics, November 2016

The co-occurrence of Internet harassment and unwanted sexual solicitation victimization and perpetration: Associations with psychosocial indicators  M.L. Ybarra et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, December 2007 supplement

Digital media and sleep in childhood and adolescence  M.K. LeBourgeois et al., Pediatrics, November 2017

Digital social media, youth, and nonmedical use of prescription drugs: The need for reform  T.K. Mackey et al., Journal of Medical Internet Research, July 2013

'Do you have white teenage sons? Listen up.' How white supremacists are recruiting boys online  C. Gibson, Washington Post, September 17, 2019

Exposure to fire setting behavior on YouTube  M. Thomas et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, July 2012

Five myths about Internet safety that are freaking out parents  C. Knorr, Washington Post, November 4, 2019

Gen Z kids are the stars of their parents' social media - and they have opinions about that  C. Gibson, Washington Post, June 3, 2019

Gender difference in Internet use and Internet problems among Quebec high school students  M. Dufour et al., Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, October 2016

Glendale district says social media monitoring is for student safety  S. Ceasar, Los Angeles Times, September 14, 2013

How risky are social networking sites? A comparison of places online where youth sexual solicitation and harassment occurs  M.L. Ybarra ML & K.J. Mitchell, Pediatrics, February 2008

How smartphones are making kids unhappy  A. Cornish, Shots: Health News from NPR, August 7, 2017

'If not us, who will?'  S. Schmidt, Washington Post, June 14, 2019

Impact of videogame play on the brain's microstructural properties: Cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses  H. Takeuchi et al., Molecular Psychiatry, December 2016

Increased hours online correlate with an uptick in teen depression, suicidal thoughts  P. Neighmond, Shots: Health News from NPR, November 14, 2017

Internet prevention messages: Targeting the right online behaviors  M.L. Ybarra et al., Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, February 2007

A look at social media finds some possible benefits for kids  S.K. Watson, Shots: Health News from NPR, June 19, 2018

Many teens sleep with their phones, survey finds--just like their parents  C. Timberg, Washington Post, May 29, 2019

Media use in school-aged children and adolescents  Council on Communications and Media, Pediatrics, November 2016

A national study of lesbian, gay, bisexual (LGB), and non-LGB youth sexual behavior online and in-person  M.L. Ybarra & K.J. Mitchell, Archives of Sexual Behavior, August 2016

New research casts doubt on connection between smartphone use and teen mental health  A. KamenetzNPR, August 19, 2019

Online communication among adolescents: An integrated model of its attraction, opportunities, and risks  P.M. Valkenburg & J. Peter, Journal of Adolescent Health, February 2011

Open to the public: How adolescents blur the boundaries online between the private and public spheres of their lives  L.F. O'Sullivan, Journal of Adolescent Health, May 2012

Parents, teens, and online privacy  Report by Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, November 2012

The power of the Web: A systematic review of studies of the influence of the internet on self-harm and suicide in young people  K. Daine et al., PLOS One, October 2013

Predicting age groups of Twitter users based on language and metadata features  A.A. Morgan-Lopez et al., PLOS One, August 2017

Problematic Internet use among US youth: A systematic review  M.A. Moreno et al., Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, September 2011

Risk and protective factors associated with being bullied on school property compared with cyberbullied  R.M. Merrill & C.L. Hanson, BMC Public Health, February 2016

School apps track students from classroom to bathroom, and parents are struggling to keep up  H. Kelly, Washington Post, October 29, 2019

"Sexting" and its relation to sexual activity and sexual risk behavior in a national survey of adolescents  M.L. Ybarra & K.J. Mitchell, Journal of Adolescent Health, December 2014

Sexually explicit cell phone messaging associated with sexual risk among adolescents  E. Rice et al., Pediatrics, October 2012

A systematic review of the relationship between internet use, self-harm and suicidal behaviour in young people: The good, the bad and the unknown  A. Marchant et al., PLoS One, August 2017

Teen sexting and its association with sexual behaviors  J.R. Temple et al., Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, September 2012

Teens and the Internet: How much is too much?  S. Newman, Psychology Today, April 6, 2010

Teens and sexting  Report by Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, December 2009

Teens aren't the rampant sexting maniacs we thought  N. Shute, Shots: Health News from NPR, December 5, 2011

Teens, kindness and cruelty on social network sites  Report by Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, November 2011

Teens, social media, and privacy  Report by Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, May 2013

Text messaging and adolescents: Clues to promoting sexual rights  D.J. Hensel, Journal of Adolescent Health, September 2012

Trends in U.S. adolescents' media use, 1976-2016: The rise of digital media, the decline of TV, and the (near) demise of print  J.M. Twenge et al., Psychology of Popular Media Culture, August 2018

Trends in youth Internet victimization: Findings from three youth Internet safety surveys 2000-2010  L.M. Jones et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, February 2012

Trends in youth reports of sexual solicitations, harassment and unwanted exposure to pornography on the Internet  K.J. Mitchell et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, February 2007

Virtual violence  Council on Communications and Media, Pediatrics, August 2016

What influences children's and adolescents' understanding of the complexity of the Internet?  Z. Yan, Developmental Psychology, May 2006

When teens' constant texting is dating abuse  Here & Now, hosted by Robin Young, February 18, 2013

When teens cyberbully themselves  J. Fraga, Shots: Health News from NPR, April 21, 2018

Where teens seek online privacy advice  Report by Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, August 2013

Where there's 'sexting,' there may be sex  S. Hensley, Shots: Health News from NPR, September 17, 2012

Youth Internet victimization in a broader victimization context  K.J. Mitchell et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, February 2011

Youth safety on a living Internet: Report of the Online Safety and Technology Working Group  Report to Congress, June 2010

Youth screen time and behavioral health problems: The role of sleep duration and disturbances  J. Parent et al., Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, May 2016