In the words of Obama’s speechwriter Sarada Peri, “if you are not paying for the service, you are the product.” Social media is powerful, and now a key part of development. How do we prevent ourselves from being warped into the check and refresh cycle? How is this negatively impacting teens mental health, self-esteem, and development?
Face to Face advocates for a healthy relationship between mental health and technology. We are working with teens to give them the power and confidence to stand up and de-commodify themselves. We are here to provide a voice, a platform, and guidance.