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Teen Cyber-life, Risky Business and Parent's Role


At the Cincinnati Pediatric Mental Health Conference held earlier this month, Stephen J. Smith, Director of Educational Leadership with CBTS delivered a workshop on social media and responsible technology. 776 more words

Adolescent Psychiatry

'Sextortion' is an online 'epidemic' against children

Unemployed high school dropout Tremain Hutchinson spent a lot of time talking to young girls on Tagged.com, a teen chat site.

Sometimes he was “Mario,” sometimes “Quan” or “Money,” but Hutchinson, 28, always pretended to be a cute 16-year-old Georgia boy. 231 more words

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N.S. parents warned more teens being sextorted online

HALIFAX – More teens are being sextorted online, according to the Canadian Centre for Child Protection, which is urging parents to take a closer look at what their children are doing online. 684 more words

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Winnipeg agency warns parents over child "sextortion"

WATCH: Signy Arnason and Brittany Greenslade discuss child “sextortion” on the Morning News.

WINNIPEG – The Canadian Centre for Child Protection says it is seeing an alarming increase in the number of teens who are sharing sexual images of themselves through live web chats and then being extorted for money. 474 more words

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