Generation Alpha Goes Viral: What’s the Impact?

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Kids are taking over social media, but is it all fun and games? On ‘Psychology Behind the Headlines’ hosts Patricia Wu, Jessica Reyes, and guest therapist Ryan Heapy discuss about young influencers – the fame, the potential dangers, and what it might mean for a generation raised online.

Fame’s Dark Side

History shows that childhood stardom often takes a toll on the individuals involved. Social media adds a new layer of pressure and potential harm for kids.

Lost Childhood? 

Creating content for an audience may start as fun for some children, but can quickly become a job with long hours and adult expectations.

Who’s in Control? 

When significant income enters the picture, it’s crucial to ask whether the child truly wants to create content and what safeguards protect their interests.

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