Posted on February 12th, 2018 by ProCare Therapy
Peer pressure has always been there for individuals when they head into middle school and beyond. Preteens and teens are now experiencing something very different than generations before them. The world of social media is a reality which can add more extreme peer pressure into the mix. Thanks to this, everyone who works with teens needs to be cognizant of what is happening in their social media landscape. Together we need to monitor trends, challenges, and more.
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Posted on March 12th, 2011 by ProCare Therapy
With social media becoming the front lines of modern communication, how far should a school therapist go to be accessible and still maintain a private life? In today's virtual world, there is little privacy left, and everyone is faced with a "how much is too much?" scenario, but for therapists, where the equation includes doctor/patient relationship complications, the answer is vitally important. It's a sticky issue. On one hand, open communication is your stock in trade. On the other, revealing personal information about your own life may result in a lack of professionalism, and as a result, hurt your reputation.
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