Mental Health Blog

Use of Social Media
Posted by Natasha Griffin on

  Social Media use is one way we can stay connected to one another. With the current social distancing rules and regulations, social media is a resource we can use as a platform to share thoughts, opinions, emotions, and current news. Whether it be the political climate, uncertainty of the...

How Does Social Media Affect Our Expectations?
Posted by Natasha Griffin on

  The use of social media platforms have skyrocketed within the last decade. It is important that we understand the effects that using social media has on people. Almost all age groups use social media to connect to one another. This use of technology is affecting the way we communicate to...

Thief of Joy
Posted by Lauren Gibson on

Constantly, we are analyzing information – smell, touch, taste, hearing and sight. Nevertheless, how our brains gather information is only the beginning of a long chain of thoughts that end at a conclusion. This link between points in the brain usually takes the same amount of time as it...

How does Social Media Effect Teen’s View of Sex, Dating, and Identity?
Posted by Danielle Fitch on

Porn and social media. Nowadays these two are almost synonymous. We’re all aware of it but no one is talking about it.   Correction… we are constantly talking about it, but not how it affects things like dating, the opposite sex, and even our own self-worth. Working...