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Virtual Grand Rounds: Social Media Use in Adolescents

Silver Hill Hospital
Presented by: Elizabeth Ortiz-Schwartz, MD, DFAPA Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist Team Lead, Adolescent Inpatient Unit at Silver Hill Hospital

Discuss the effects of social media on adolescents — both the positive connections that are formed, as well as problematic use behavior and disorders. Discuss best practices that clinicians can incorporate to address and provide support to both youth and their families in managing problem use.