Social Media and our Youth
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Social Media and our Youth
Presented by: Calgary Health Promotion Services (CHPS)
Thursday, December 08, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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About the Session:

Target Audience: All teachers, educational assistants, parents, administrators and guidance counsellors are encouraged to attend.

Social media has been around for decades and is commonly used by all. These digital platforms allow any user to create or share content in forms of posts, photos, videos and connection. This session will explore social media use among youth, highlighting the risks and benefits of use, impact on mental health and strategies that can be implemented by parents and service providers.


About the Presenter(s):
Calgary Health Promotion Services (CHPS)


The Health Promotion Facilitators on the Community Health Promotion Services (CHPS) Team connect, consult, collaborate, and contribute resources to communities. Their mission is to prevent and reduce harms related to alcohol, drugs and mental health disorders by maximizing the well-being of children, adolescents and families.

Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

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This session will not be recorded.

All sessions are Mountain Time