Suzanne and her daughter Emma, 21, talk about social media’s effect on relationships and, in particular, on young women.
IN THIS EPISODE:
6:20 What is it like to be Suzanne’s daughter?
9:00 What is “sexting”?
10:50 Social media and its effects on young women. What does Emma see in her world/age group?
11:30 Social media is all consuming
13:00 Smartphones make it hard to focus
15:35 Social media can cause body image issues
16:50 Young girls are exposed to thousands of images a day
21:30 What is the solution to help young girls?
24:20 Your parents are your model for how you feel about yourself
25:40 “Catfishing”: Face-altering filters and why they’re problematic
29:40 What’s good and what’s bad when it comes to texting in a relationship
36:00 You don’t have to develop courage or have hard conversations when you’re texting
40:40 What is the #1 problem women have today when it comes to dating on college campuses?
42:40 When girls post on social media in a sexual manner, they’re trying to impress men
48:10 For the average person, it is much easier to have casual relationships in college
49:30 Social media creates mental health issues
53:50 Suzanne to Emma: Do you ever wish there was no such thing as social media?