A new study by Common Sense Media reveals that teens feel addicted to social media and their mobile devices. The study found that 50 percent of teens between the ages of 12 and 18 feel addicted. In addition, 60 percent of parents feel that their child is addicted to social media and mobile devices. Founder of Paradigm Malibu, Dr. Jeff Nalin said that calls regarding adolescent social media addiction are on the rise. Watch the video below the learn more about the results from this study.
Paradigm Malibu is an adolescent mental health and drug treatment center dedicated to identifying, understanding and properly treating the core issues that impact teens and their families.