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The Link Between Social Media and Low Self-Esteem

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 10, 2024Updated: May 15, 2024Almost every teen enjoys connecting with peers online, but parents may worry about how social media affects self-esteem. Social media and self-esteem can have a positive or negative relationship, depending on how it’s used and the teen’s…

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Does Social Media Addiction Rehab Exist?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: April 1, 2024Updated: April 4, 2024Most parents today worry their child spends too much time on social media. While families may joke about screen addictions, social media addictions are real. A form of process addiction, social media…

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Benefits of Gaming Addiction Treatment

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 14, 2023Updated: March 23, 2023Teen video game addiction is a growing problem, and parents are often left wondering how to help a teen who has developed an unhealthy relationship with gaming. Gaming abuse treatment for teens can provide the professional support…

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Is Social Media Addiction Real?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 12, 2023Updated: April 24, 2023Social media use is rampant but is social media addiction real? Social media apps and smartphones profoundly affect how teenagers connect to their peers and the world. As a result, behavioral health professionals see growing numbers of…

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How Do You Treat Process Addiction?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 7, 2023Updated: April 24, 2023Behavioral health professionals are seeing increasing numbers of teenagers in need of process addiction treatment center treatment. The pervasive use of smartphones, social media, and video games is leading to an epidemic of teen process addictions.Foothills at…

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Examples of Social Media Addiction

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 6, 2023Updated: February 22, 2023Teen social media addiction has become a growing problem in the United States. This addiction can have devastating consequences, but treatment services can help teens recover. Reach out to Foothills at Red Oak Recovery by calling 866.300.5275…

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How Much Social Media Is Too Much?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 3, 2023Updated: February 22, 2023Social media consumption has been associated with a host of negative side effects, especially for teenagers. But how much is too much social media? If you think your teenager is struggling with a social media addiction, reach…

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Benefits of Social Media Addiction Treatment

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 13, 2023Updated: January 24, 2023Social media addiction can harm a teen in many ways. If your child is experiencing negative mental and physical health effects from social media use, turning to teen social media addiction treatment can help. Contact Foothills at…

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How Does Social Media Cause Addiction?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 9, 2023Updated: January 24, 2023New social media platforms pop up seemingly every day. For teenagers, social media use can be particularly impactful and can even lead to addiction. If your teen struggles with social media use, turn to Foothills at Red…

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When Should I Seek Social Media Addiction Treatment for My Teenage Son?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 19, 2023Updated: December 21, 2022It is common to see teenagers glued to their phones. How can a parent recognize when a teen’s social media use has become problematic? Social media use can turn into an addiction, and knowing the signs can…