ScreenStrong Families

Social Media & The Resistant Parent with Laura Hickman (#129)

November 30, 2022 Laura Hickman
ScreenStrong Families
Social Media & The Resistant Parent with Laura Hickman (#129)
Show Notes

Today, Melanie is joined by Laura Hickman, a 17-year practicing, licensed mental health counselor and mom to three daughters with a front-row seat to the mental health crisis that technology has created in our youth. In Laura's own words, "never before social media did I have clients coming to my office seeking diagnoses and rattling off symptoms from the DSM in hopes that I would tell them they have autism or OCD. This is the reality now. Some parents don't know and want to know. Other parents I find want to keep their heads in the sand and believe that it is not impacting their children."

This is an in-depth episode on mental health and social media you won't want to miss!

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Production Team:

  • Host—Melanie Hempe
  • Producer & Audio Editor—Olivia Kernekin