The Role of Parents in Problematic Internet Use Among US Adolescents

  title={The Role of Parents in Problematic Internet Use Among US Adolescents},
  author={Amy Bleakley and Morgan E Ellithorpe and Daniel Romer},
The internet has transformed the way youth communicate, learn, and network, with implications for their broader social, psychological, and physical health and well-being. With the technological capability of accessing the internet from anywhere, at any time, paired with the enormous variety of internet activities in which youth engage—from social networking to chatting to streaming videos to playing games to watching television content—instances of problematic internet behavior have emerged. We… CONTINUE READING
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