PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPACT OF SOCIAL MEDIA AND E-COUNSELING ON THE MENTAL HEALTH OF ADOLESCENTS

Authors

  • N. A Anusha Vasist Affiliated to BCU
  • Amrutha Raju Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.59415/mjacs.v2i3.132

Keywords:

Anxiety, Body image issues, Counseling applications and websites, Depression, Impact on adolescents, Online counseling, social media

Abstract

ABSTRACT: The impetus behind this paper is to map the literature on the impact of social media on adolescents’ mental health through a psychological perspective, using data from original papers published from 2016 to 2021 using bibliometric analysis. The key findings include A) social media causes problems such as anxiety, depression, body image issues, and FoMo. B) The use of social media has exponentially increased over the past 5 years. C) Past studies have only addressed platforms. But, the implications of social media on social interactions is a field still open to study. The implications E-counseling has on mental health is also a study with potential.

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Author Biography

Amrutha Raju, Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women

Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women, Autonomous; Bangalore. Affiliated to BCU

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Published

2024-07-16

How to Cite

Vasist, N. A. A., & Amrutha Raju. (2024). PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPACT OF SOCIAL MEDIA AND E-COUNSELING ON THE MENTAL HEALTH OF ADOLESCENTS . MLAC Journal for Arts, Commerce and Sciences (m-JACS) ISSN: 2584-1920, 2(3), 7–13. https://doi.org/10.59415/mjacs.v2i3.132

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Special issue call for papers on: Global Economic Trends