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Friday, October 13 • 12:40pm - 1:30pm
How is Social Media Affecting Mental Health?

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Social Media has become the way for students to communicate and socialize. The use of Instagram, Snapchat, and similar apps are no longer "just for fun" but an expectation. This session will explore how the ubiquity of social media is affecting the mental health of students and its correlation with anxiety and depression.


Torilyn Gillett

School Counseling Program Specialist, Canyons School District
Tori Gillett has worked for the Canyons School District for 13 years. She spent eight years as a school counselor at Indian Hills Middle School and is in her fifth year as the School Counseling Program Specialist. She has provided professional development and conference sessions on... Read More →

Friday October 13, 2017 12:40pm - 1:30pm MDT