Social media has its perks in that it connects people from anywhere without being physically present. However, that absence of human interaction also impacts how children and teens build empathy and compassion.

I was interviewed by the South China Morning Post to share my thoughts on how excessive use social media is linked to depression and anxiety among teens.

For the full South China Morning Post article, click here. https://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health-wellness/article/2175170/hong-kong-raised-teen-whos-never-been-facebook-or