Jean M. Twenge
Twenge, a Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University, is the author of Generations: The Real Difference Between Gen Z, Millenials, Gen X, Boomers and the Silent Generation. Her previous book is iGen: Why Today’s Super-Connected Kids are Growing up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy — and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood.
Teen Girls Are Facing a Mental Health Epidemic. We're Doing Nothing About It
A new report from the CDC shows the shocking rates of mental health issues for teen girls. Jean Twenge explains what's causing itBy Jean M. Twenge
Stop Debating Whether Too Much Smartphone Time Can Hurt Teens, and Start Protecting Them
When I talk to parents about my research on teens and technology, their questions often boil down to this: Is it bad for my teen to be spending so much time on electronic devices? Recently,...
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