Social Media and Youth:
Threats and Solutions
Our “Social Media and Youth: Threats and Solutions” course suits psychologists, doctors, counselors, law enforcement, social workers, group home operators, and educators. It delves into digital dangers, equipping professionals to shield children from online risks.
In the ever-evolving landscape of the digital age, it is imperative for school districts to provide robust training to their administrators and educators regarding the latest trends in social media and online threats. Professionals working with children must possess a profound understanding of the online world to effectively guide and protect them.
Our comprehensive course, “Social Media and Youth: Threats and Solutions,” has been meticulously tailored for psychologists, doctors, counselors, law enforcement personnel, social workers, group home operators, and educators. This course offers a deep dive into the distinctive perils present in the digital realm, arming professionals with the knowledge and tools needed to effectively shield children from the myriad risks that abound online.
By investing in this training, school districts empower their staff with the expertise required to navigate the complexities of the digital age and ensure the safety and well-being of the students they serve.
SOCIAL MEDIA AND YOUTH: THREATS AND SOLUTIONS
This course is for professionals who work with children and need to better understand what is going on in their client’s digital world. This course is regularly taught to phycologists, doctors, counselors, law enforcement, social workers, group home operators, and educators.
This course explores the unique threats that exist online: cyberbullying, impersonation, identity theft, sexting, sexual predators, human trafficking, digital reputation management, pornography, and other high-risk behaviors.
Understanding the online world is essential, especially for child-focused roles. Our course, “Social Media and Youth: Threats and Solutions,” is designed for professionals like educators, psychologists, doctors, counselors, law enforcement, social workers, and group home operators.
It explores digital risks deeply, providing tools to navigate the online landscape and protect children effectively. Through this training, schools, community groups and non-profits contribute to a safer digital environment, prioritizing children’s well-being.
Because we understand the diverse needs of organizations, this course can be delivered in person or online in a 90-minute- to 3-hour block, allowing flexibility to meet your organization’s unique requirements.
1. Exploring Online Threats:
Gain an in-depth understanding of the various threats that children face in the digital landscape. From cyberbullying to identity theft, sexting, sexual predators, human trafficking, and high-risk behaviors, our course covers the gamut of online dangers.
2: Online Sexual Exploitation and Predators
Understand the risks of online sexual exploitation and learn how to protect children from potential predators.
3: Online Predators and Sextortion Scams
Explore the dangers of online predators and sextortion scams, and learn how to shield children from such threats.
4: Online Predators and Grooming Behavior
Gain insights into the grooming tactics used by online predators and learn to recognize and prevent such behavior.
5: How to Start the Conversation with Children About Online Safety
Discover practical strategies to initiate open and honest conversations with children about online safety.
6: How to Talk to Children About Online Drug Access
Equip yourself with the knowledge to discuss online drug access and substance abuse risks with children and young adults.
7: How to Respond to Cyberbullying
Learn how to identify cyberbullying and respond effectively, providing support and protection for the children in your life.
8: Online Threats
Understand different online threats and how to safeguard your child against them.
9: How to Talk to Children About Pornography
Learn how to approach the sensitive topic of pornography with children and provide age-appropriate guidance.
10: How to Talk to Children About Sexting
Discover proactive ways to discuss the risks and consequences of sexting.
11: Screen Time and Mental Health
Learn about the impact of screen time on children’s mental health and well-being.
12: Screen Time Recommendations
Get practical recommendations on managing screen time for a balanced digital lifestyle.
1. Understanding Digital Challenges:
As professionals working with children, staying informed about their digital world is crucial. This course provides critical insights into their unique threats, allowing professionals to address these issues effectively.
2. Equipping Professionals with Solutions:
Our course empowers professionals with practical techniques and resources to protect children from online risks, enhancing their ability to support and advocate for their clients.
3. Comprehensive Coverage:
From cyberbullying to human trafficking, our course covers various online threats, ensuring professionals are well-versed in diverse digital challenges.
4. Building Safer Digital Environments:
By equipping professionals with knowledge and tools, we collectively create safer digital spaces for children, fostering their well-being and safety.
5. Tailored Training Options:
We understand the diverse needs of organizations. This course can be delivered in a 90-minute- to 3-hour block, allowing flexibility to meet your organization’s unique requirements.
6. Continuing Education Credits:
Our course meets continuing education credit requirements, ensuring that professionals can enhance their knowledge while fulfilling their educational obligations.