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Investigating Negative Violence Exposure on Social Media in Teens:
A multi-part study

What is the goal of this study?

We want to learn about teen's experiences seeing content about violence online, talk to peers and researchers about these experiences and their impact, and share your thoughts about social media and teen mental health!

Who is eligible to participate?

  • Adolescents (ages 13-18)

  • Use social media at least 3x/week

  • Fluent in English

What are the benefits of participating?

Providing your experiences will aid us in enhancing our knowledge about the impacts of exposure to violence on teen mental health, and help us work towards making

effective change.

Compensation will be provided.

Where will it take place &
how long will it take?

All calls will take place via Zoom and will last 60-75 minutes.

Questions? Contact Us!

Principal Investigator: 
Jessica L. Hamilton, Ph.D

Rutgers University, New Brunswick

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