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Carson's Story: Cyberbullying and Teen Suicide with Kristin Bride (#162)

August 30, 2023 Melanie Hempe / Kristin Bride
Carson's Story: Cyberbullying and Teen Suicide with Kristin Bride (#162)
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ScreenStrong Families
Carson's Story: Cyberbullying and Teen Suicide with Kristin Bride (#162)
Aug 30, 2023
Melanie Hempe / Kristin Bride

Melanie is joined by Kristin Bride, a social media reform advocate whose son, Carson, died by suicide as a result of cyberbullying on Snapchat and other anonymous apps. It is her heart's desire to get her family's message out about the deadly dangers of what parents think are innocent apps. Kristin testified before the Senate Committee in Feb of 2023.

Please call your US Senator and ask them to support KOSA for the Senate floor vote in September.

Read about the Kids Online Safety Act (KOSA).

Get educated on the algorithms that feed our children harmful information.

Find your state's laws on cyberbullying: stopbullying.gov.

Support the Show.

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Don't forget to subscribe, rate, and leave a review if you enjoy the episode. Your feedback helps us bring you more of the content you love. Stay Strong!

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Production Team:

  • Host: Melanie Hempe
  • Producer & Audio Editor: Olivia Kernekin
Show Notes

Melanie is joined by Kristin Bride, a social media reform advocate whose son, Carson, died by suicide as a result of cyberbullying on Snapchat and other anonymous apps. It is her heart's desire to get her family's message out about the deadly dangers of what parents think are innocent apps. Kristin testified before the Senate Committee in Feb of 2023.

Please call your US Senator and ask them to support KOSA for the Senate floor vote in September.

Read about the Kids Online Safety Act (KOSA).

Get educated on the algorithms that feed our children harmful information.

Find your state's laws on cyberbullying: stopbullying.gov.

Support the Show.

______________________________________________________

Check out the brand new SUMMER FUN BUNDLE!

Don't forget to subscribe, rate, and leave a review if you enjoy the episode. Your feedback helps us bring you more of the content you love. Stay Strong!

ScreenStrong Tech Recommendations

  • Gabb Wireless—Smartphone Replacement (use code STRONG for discount)
  • Canopy—Device Filter (use code STRONG for discount)

______________________________________________________

Production Team:

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