Tag Archive for Self image

Leak Of Nude Snapchat Drove Teen Girl To...

on June 10, 2016 by

Tovonna Holton’s (15) ex was angry about a breakup when he allegedly took an innocent video and turned it into revenge porn

Inside The World Of One 13-Year-Old Girl

on June 6, 2016 by

What it’s like to grow up in the age of likes, lols and longing

Teens Curate Their Instagram Accounts,...

on June 5, 2016 by

In early adolescence, between the ages of 13 and 15, teens are still fairly self-centered and are more likely to worry about…

Body Image Issues A Helpful Infographic

on May 27, 2016 by


Heavy Social Media Use Ups Risk of Body...

on May 21, 2016 by

Habitual and prolonged use of social media is linked to a greater risk of younger adults developing eating and body image concerns,

Study Linking Sexual Behavior &...

on May 8, 2016 by

Sexual Media Exposure, Sexual Behavior, and Sexual Violence Victimization in Adolescence

How social media can make us question...

on May 6, 2016 by

…reported being more concerned with things like their appearance or having fun rather than helping others or being honest

Teen Girls More Stressed Than Boys

on May 6, 2016 by

…causes such as college prep tests and poor body image, a WebMD survey show

Breast And Body Changes Are Driving Teen...

on May 3, 2016 by

In a survey of 2,089 English schoolgirls ages 11 to 18, nearly three-quarters listed at least one breast-related concern regarding exercise and…

Why Do Girls Tend to Have More Anxiety...

on May 3, 2016 by

She is more likely to post a photo of herself wearing a swimsuit, while he will post a photo of something he…

Naked Selfie Culture Bad For Young Women...

on April 25, 2016 by

Some experts say Kim Kardashian, Emily Ratajkowski sending wrong message

The Limp Truth About Porn

on April 22, 2016 by

“Why young men who grew up with Internet porn are becoming advocates for turning it off.”

Aerie Model Responded To Body Shamers In...

on April 15, 2016 by

Iskra Lawrence was let go as a teen because her 36-inch hips were “too big.”

Instagram Model Essena O’Neill...

on April 14, 2016 by

At age 14..sexually objectifying herself and receiving..mass amounts of praise, attention, and value from society

Values: More Teens Are Using Tinder...

on April 14, 2016 by

Teenagers use the controversial dating app to brag to friends the number of people who want to go on a date with…

Her Daughter Got A Secret Kik Account

on April 11, 2016 by

Just a Few Hours Later, Her Nightmare Started

iPhone 6 Challenge To Test If You’...

on April 8, 2016 by

This pointless and unhealthy trend is another in a line of similar viral “challenges” that shame women

British Teen Selfie Killers Jailed For...

on April 8, 2016 by

Almost 400 children under the age of 18 have reportedly been convicted of murder in Britain over the past two decades


on April 3, 2016 by

By Walt Mueller

Teen Emotional Problems Linked To Future...

on April 2, 2016 by

Jim Liebelt

Social Media Destroying Teen Girls?

on March 21, 2016 by

3 Things you Must Do!

Why 12-Year Old Girls Are Having Sex...

on March 17, 2016 by

That boys their age watch porn regularly, and demand from their girlfriends the sexual menu they see online

Gen Y: You Will Take Over 25,000 Selfies...

on March 10, 2016 by

The survey also revealed that a pupil take about seven minutes to take a selfie

Book: American Girls

on March 4, 2016 by

Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers

Teen Girls And Social Media

on March 4, 2016 by

A Story Of ‘Secret Lives’ And Misogyny

Worship And body Image Manipulation At...

on March 4, 2016 by

By Walt Mueller

How social media is disrupting the lives...

on February 24, 2016 by

Ninety-two percent of American children have an online presence before the age of 2

Selfies, Students & Mental Health

on February 16, 2016 by

How Selfies Can Harm Students…

First Size-16 Model To Cover ‘Sports...

on February 15, 2016 by

Plus-size model Ashley Graham will make history Monday when she becomes the first size-16 model to cover Sports Illustrated magazine’s vaunted “Swimsuit…

The Crazy way Teens Are Hiding Their...

on February 11, 2016 by

Young women are creating second portals for their shared images…

Instagram Supports ‘Fake’...

on February 11, 2016 by

Starting this week, you can now switch between multiple accounts on Instagram, on one device

Selfie Obsession Could Be Ruining Your...

on February 1, 2016 by

Study: People who were more satisfied with their body images posted more selfies to their Instagram

This Is What Happens When You Tell A Mom...

on January 31, 2016 by

Girls of all ages, shapes and sizes are perfect because that is how God made them

Barbie’s New Shapes: Tall, Petite...

on January 29, 2016 by

Dozens of different features to make her look more like the girls who play with her

What Selfies In America vs. China Can...

on January 29, 2016 by

What actually constitutes a good angle — or a good selfie overall — is rooted in what we consider beautiful, and that…

The Perfect Breast Shape…For...

on January 25, 2016 by

British researchers surveyed more more than 1,300 men and women…

Plastic Surgery Trends For 2016

on January 19, 2016 by

The reason for all this self-improvement? The selfie

Megan Fox Slams Social Media…

on January 15, 2016 by

‘It’s Really Toxic For Our Youth Culture’

Hey Kids, You’re Being Lied To About...

on January 15, 2016 by

Only God himself can fix your problems by his grace, in relationship with Him and through meaningful relationships with others

94% Of Teen Girls Admit They Have Been...

on January 5, 2016 by

A mom who was not self-critical of her own weight made them nearly 40% more likely to be body positive

Powerful Video Response To Cyberbullying

on January 1, 2016 by

Girl Creates Powerful Video Message After Friend Falls Victim to Cyberbullying

Kylie Jenner Just Restocked Her Lip Kits...

on December 25, 2015 by

She is still capitalizing on the idea that beauty goodies can give you a rather plump pout

Plastic Surgeon Says Kylie Jenner Led To...

on December 25, 2015 by

I started getting a lot of requests from 17-year-old girls, 18-year-old girls, really young girls

Teens Turn To Secret Instagram Accounts...

on December 20, 2015 by

by Jim Liebelt

Leneita Fix: “Christmas, Girls, &...

on December 14, 2015 by

“You’re so lucky, you can see you’re ribs. I wish that I could.”

I’m Addicted

on December 6, 2015 by

The drug is ac…

Critics Say Retailer Is Sending Wrong...

on December 2, 2015 by

Company under fire for selling sweater emblazoned with ‘slut’

Inside The Mind Of A Teenage Girl – I...

on December 1, 2015 by

I am older now, graduated and I often think that now I am older, surely I should get over these issues that…

Teens (girls) Who Weigh Themselves Have...

on November 30, 2015 by

Weighing yourself frequently is linked to some negative health effects in teens, especially for girls

Modern Family Star Who Was Addicted To...

on November 20, 2015 by

Started having procedures at the age of 19 to help ease his insecurity

FOMO Linked To Stress In Teens

on November 16, 2015 by

90% saying they are afraid they will miss something if they don’t stay connected

Dark Lessons Of Social Media

on November 16, 2015 by

These five teens can thank the model who left Instagram for lessons on the dark side of social media

Book: #Struggles By Craig Groeschel

on November 6, 2015 by

Following Jesus in a selfie-centered world

More: Instagram Teen Star…

on November 4, 2015 by

Be aware what people promote, ask yourself, what’s their intention behind the photo?

Teen Instagram Star Speaks Out About The...

on November 3, 2015 by

“Social Media Is Not Real Life.”

What You Need To Know About Those ...

on October 23, 2015 by

The audience at the baseball game was ASKED to tweet selfies as part of a contest..the announcers mocked them

Facebook Or Fakebook?

on October 16, 2015 by

(76%) said they judged their peers based on what they saw on their Instagram, Snapchat or Facebook profiles

#Being13: Inside The Secret World Of...

on October 6, 2015 by

A first-of-its-kind CNN study on social media and teens.

Why Some 13-year-olds Check Social Media...

on October 6, 2015 by


“Brutal Truth Behind Every...

on September 30, 2015 by

jr High Uth Guy

Flashback: L.A. Schools Want Kids To...

on September 29, 2015 by

The consequences of sexting – public humiliation, loss of educational and job opportunities, possible criminal violations

When Does Teen Sexting Become Child Porn...

on September 29, 2015 by

In N.C. 2 teens were accused of being both the victims of child pornography and the perpetrators of the crime

Pope Francis Decries Chasing ‘...

on September 28, 2015 by

The pope spoke on Sunday against what he sees as a consumerist culture that is eroding personal relationships

Flashback: How Girls Are Seeking (and...

on September 27, 2015 by

From selfies to shout-outs, girls are using social media both to build up and break down their self-image

Flashback: 3 Sexting Dangers You Need To...

on September 25, 2015 by

If you work with students on campus, or in a church, it is so important to get this message across

Selfies Kill More People Than Sharks

on September 25, 2015 by

The deaths are a tragic reminder to travelers that focusing on a phone screen instead of unfamiliar surroundings is not safe

Majority Of Minors Engage In Sexting,...

on September 25, 2015 by

More than half of respondents (54%) reported sexting as minors. However, only 28 percent sent photographic sexts

Teens And The Media The Last-20 Years...

on September 25, 2015 by

By Walt Mueller: We fail to see just how much and how quickly things are changing

Flashback: The Dangers Of Social Media ...

on September 23, 2015 by

Parents Set Up Their Daughters With a Fake Predator…clip now has over 38 million views

#Being13 Inside The Secret World Of...

on September 22, 2015 by

A 2 year CNN ground breaking study of Tweens and Social Media investigates

Flashback: Struggling Selfies?

on September 22, 2015 by

Researchers are beginning to wonder about any links between girls’ self-esteem and the pics they post online

Selfie Stupid

on September 22, 2015 by

Tourist Arrested After Taking Selfie on Top of Brooklyn Bridge

Modesty Advice To Young Woman

on September 22, 2015 by

Jenna Lee Explains Her Response to Conan O’Brien’s ‘Porn Star’ Joke

FREE…Cinnamon Toast Crunch Selfie...

on September 21, 2015 by

Gone are the days of eating a delicious B-fast and all your friends not knowing about it

Body Image Affects Weight Gain In Teen...

on September 19, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

Pressure To Be Cool Can Lead To Downward...

on September 19, 2015 by

The pressure to be cool, look good, and own the “right stuff” is detrimental to many children and teenagers

Why We Need Demanding Young Females

on September 16, 2015 by

By Walt Mueller

What Girls Should Demand

on September 16, 2015 by

It goes against everything society is telling you to do. It will make you feel redeemed and will help you see…

Parents To Kids: Your Selfies Aren’t...

on September 14, 2015 by

Parents recreate daughter’s ridiculous selfies because parents are embarrassing that way

Scarlett Johansson And The Liberation Of...

on September 10, 2015 by

By Walt Mueller

The Scarlett Letter –To Girls

on September 9, 2015 by

We may not change the culture but we can help a few students in our school, church, or community

Kids Are Blunt When They Talk About Why...

on August 31, 2015 by

“Don’t get a divorce. It’s really hard on the kids. They don’t understand what is happening.”

The Uphill Battle Of Being A Girl

on August 31, 2015 by

The Uphill Battle of Being a Girl

Mother Lets Daughter STRIP To Fund...

on August 28, 2015 by

to look like Katie Price

Parents Who Overvalue Kids May Be...

on August 23, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

Aerie’s “Wholesome Bras For Teens....

on August 21, 2015 by

Aerie’s strategic avoidance of hyper-sexualization appears to be paying off with teen girls as well as their parents

Flashback: Are You Jealous Of My ...

on August 20, 2015 by

A simple photo scavenger hunt become a filtering, self-analyzing, obsession-with-perfection photoshoot?

Hailee Steinfeld: Love Myself Music...

on August 17, 2015 by

Her self-love empowerment anthem. #1 most added song at top forty radio in the USA today

Study: Popular, Cool Kids Face More...

on August 8, 2015 by

The scientists had interviewed 184 teens from 13 years, who were studying in the seventh and eighth grades, right upto age 23

Looks Like Some Kids Are Using Makeup...

on August 6, 2015 by

Applying makeup has shifted from a teenage rite of passage…in a selfie-obsessed culture

When Your Daughter Has Anorexia

on July 2, 2015 by

Clare B. Dunkle is a novelist…co-writing Elena Vanishing, and a memoir about teen anorexia from the mother’s perspective

Self-Harm Is On The Rise With Teens, And...

on July 2, 2015 by

Finding physical pain to help relieve emotional distress

Eugene Peterson And A Message To The ...

on June 2, 2015 by

We are called to humility, not pride. We are called to selflessness rather than selfishness. We are called to decrease so that…

New Documentary Shows How Porn Companies...

on May 30, 2015 by

Documentary points out that more people visit porn sites in a month than Netflix, Twitter and Amazon combined

‘Sexual distraction’: Canada Teen...

on May 25, 2015 by

A boy get distracted by my upper back and shoulders, then he needs to be sent home and practice self-control

“DC Super Hero Girls Coming Soon&...

on May 25, 2015 by

A New Super Hero Universe Designed Just For Girls, Slated For Fall 2015

Fear Of Missing Out, Infects 90% Of Kids...

on May 22, 2015 by

How to Disconnect Your Kids From Social Media

Kesha Talks Managing Eating Disorder In ...

on May 20, 2015 by

I don’t pay attention to the Internet or bloggers. I surround myself with positive people

The Rise Of Social Network Dysmorphia

on May 20, 2015 by

It’s a dysmorphia of social impact that is not only unreal, or false – but also harmful. No one cares as much…

Too Revealing For Prom?

on May 19, 2015 by

Teen, 16, asked to leave dance over specially-designed Kendall Jenner style dress with thigh-high slits