Cyberbullying and Internet Safety

Whether they are using social media, attending school online, or participating in virtual communities and gaming sites, children and teens are using computers and mobile devices more than ever before. This near-constant online presence has further contributed to the rapidly growing threat and presence of cyberbullying. Many parents, guardians and families are faced with the difficult role of protecting their children from the significant emotional and psychological distress caused by online bullying and harassment.

Join Danielle McDonough, LMSW, Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network Pediatric Behavioral Health partner, on Thursday, Feb. 11 from 12-1 p.m. CST as she helps parents and families learn:

  • Internet safety risks, including cyberbullying, predatory grooming and sexting
  • How cyber safety risks can impact children and adolescents’ mental health
  • Rules to follow and tools to support parents
  • How to engage your child in cyber safety discussions
  • When and where to report inappropriate content and concerns

Webinar Details:

Thursday, Feb. 11, 12-1 p.m. CST

Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a live Q&A with Danielle at the end of the webinar. Please submit any questions you have prior to the webinar here.

We look forward to having you join the conversation!

For more information, connect with us at [email protected].