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Conservative Woman, The: Why Pornography Screws up our Mental Health


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article about the effects of online pornography on mental... (en) Archived date: 2017-06-13 http://www.conservativewoman.co.uk/tamara-chabe-why-pornography-screws-up-our-mental-health/

Conversation, The: Mental health risks to girls who spend more than an hour a day on social media ? new study


Article about a new study 'Gender differences in the asso... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-21 https://theconversation.com/mental-health-risks-to-girls-who-spend-more-than-an-hour-a-day-on-social-media-new-study-93406/

Counselling directory: Exploring pornography addiction


(en) Viewable only on Library premises (en) Archived date: 2017-09-26 http://www.counselling-directory.org.uk/counsellor-articles/exploring-pornography-addiction/

Cyber Smile Foundation, The: "BULLYING ON SOCIAL MEDIA IS LINKED TO DEPRESSION IN TEENS"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises The Cybersmile Foundation article on social media, bullyi... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 https://www.cybersmile.org/news/bullying-on-social-media-is-linked-to-depression-in-teens/

Cybersmile Foundation, The: #POSITIVEPLAYLIST


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Cyberbullying charity article about using positive music (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 https://www.cybersmile.org/positiveplaylist/

Cybersmile Foundation, The: Cyberbullying day


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article on Cyberbullying day (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 https://www.cybersmile.org/stop-cyberbullying-day/

Daily Mail, The: "1 in 5 college students have anxiety or depression, new report reveals - and experts blame selfies"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Web article about "selfies" causing anxiety (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5373403/1-5-college-students-anxiety-depression.html/

Daily Mail, The: "Anonymous anorexic exposes hidden dangers of social media by detailing heartbreaking story of how insecurity over her appearance on INSTAGRAM drove her to starve herself"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about dangers of social media in eating diso... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-5392517/Instagram-sparked-womens-eating-disorder.html/

Daily Mail, The: "Charity issues warning after children as young as 13 buy anti-anxiety pills on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Web article about young people buying anxiety pills on so... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5393693/Children-young-13-buy-ant-anxiety-pills-online.html/

Daily Mail, The: "Instagram saved my life"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Web article about one experience with anorexia and Instag... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-5170361/Anorexic-says-Instagram-recovery-accounts-saved-her.html/

Daily Mail, The: A terrifying parable of the addictive power of internet gambling: It began with a ú5 online bet. Then this ex-Major gambled away ú750,000 - and his family


(en) Viewable only on Library premises A news article describing one persons experience with onl... (en) Archived date: 2017-07-18 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2395877/A-terrifying-parable-addictive-power-internet-gambling-It-began-5-online-bet-Then-ex-Major-gambled-away-750-000--family.html/

Daily Mail, The: Is Twitter Making Us Depressed?


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Daily Mail article asking if Twitter is making us depressed (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2077631/Is-Twitter-making-depressed-Study-tweets-reveals-63m-users-unhappy.html/

Daily Mail, The: It's addictive as cocaine and just as damaging: So is YOUR husband hooked on internet porn?


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article discussing internet porn and addiction (en) Archived date: 2017-07-04 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1202605/Its-addictive-cocaine-just-damaging-So-YOUR-husband-hooked-internet-porn.html/

Daily Mail, The: New Asian eSports leader seeks Olympic promised land


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article regarding gaming becoming an Olympic sport. It hi... (en) Archived date: 2017-09-26 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-4905174/New-Asian-eSports-leader-seeks-Olympic-promised-land.html/

Daily Mail, The: Yes, the internet DOES make you depressed (and I've seen it happen to far too many clever women)


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Daily Mail article about the internet and depression (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1250074/Yes-internet-DOES-make-depressed-Ive-seen-happen-far-clever-women.html/

Daily Mail: "'If our child could be warped by hate-filled neo-Nazi websites, so could yours': How a middle-class boy with a loving idyllic upbringing was driven to planning a massacre at a gay pride rally"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Daily Mail article on hate crime, mental health, social m... (en) Archived date: 2018-02-27 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5401775/Family-neo-Nazi-say-internet-warped-mind.html/

Daily Mail: "How cyberbullies target their victims: Expert reveals the eight disturbing ways trolls can make people feel vulnerable"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Daily Mail article about cyberbullying (en) Archived date: 2018-02-27 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-5352939/The-eight-ways-cyberbullies-target-victims.html/

Daily Mail: 'I was sick and shameful': Author, 35, details her decades-long struggle with pornography addiction and how she managed to break it with the help of her husband's love, therapy and yoga


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about Erica Garza and her addiction to inter... (en) Archived date: 2018-02-06 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5243087/Author-details-struggle-pornography-addiction.html/

Daily Mail: 'Social media is causing a mental health crisis', says head of British university hit by seven student suicides


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about comments made by Hugh Brady the vice-c... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5424587/Social-media-websites-causing-mental-health-crisis.html/

Daily Mail: Addiction to smartphones in teenagers can lead to an imbalance in brain chemistry that triggers depression and anxiety


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article discussing the recent findings of a study by... (en) Archived date: 2017-12-12 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-5129401/How-smartphone-addiction-affecting-teenagers-BRAINS.html/

Daily Mail: Anxious, sleepless or paranoid? Experts reveal the signs of social media addition as EVE SIMMONS visits Britain's rehab for web junkies


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about Gladstones, a private addictions treat... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5458593/First-look-inside-Britains-rehab-web-junkies.html/

Daily Mail: Block vulnerable children's social media, firms are told: Jeremy Hunt suggests sites should stop access if youngster mental health is at risk


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about the Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt and h... (en) Archived date: 2017-12-04 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5142167/Jeremy-Hunt-asks-sites-limit-access-young-people.html/

Daily Mail: Could YOU give up social media? Survey finds 59% of people think it would be easy to quit (despite most admitting they check Facebook every day)


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about recent Pew Reserach Center study into ... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-06 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-5455935/Survey-reveals-59-people-say-easily-quit-social-media.html/

Daily Mail: Facebook and Twitter could lead to a mental health timebomb: Experts warn social media leaves addicts 'trapped in an endless cycle of depression'


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article: Daily Mail social media leaves addicts 'tra... (en) Archived date: 2017-06-13 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3508630/Facebook-Twitter-lead-mental-health-timebomb-Experts-warn-social-media-leaves-addicts-trapped-endless-cycle-depression.html

Daily Mail: Heavy Web Use Harms a Child's Mental Health


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Daily Mail Article about mental health and web use with c... (en) Archived date: 2017-09-26 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2629866/Heavy-web-use-harms-childs-mental-health-Every-hour-raises-risk-warns-watchdog.html/

Daily Mail: How the images you post on Instagram reveal more than you realise about your state of mind


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Daily Mail article about Instagram and Mental health (en) Archived date: 2017-09-05 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4761452/AI-spot-signs-depression-Instagram-photos.html/

Daily Mail: Tech CEO who PRAISED an employee for taking two mental health days earns viral fame, as he is hailed as an inspiration by stunned internet users


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about a tweet that went viral after an emplo... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-15 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-4686338/CEO-praised-response-employee-s-mental-health-days.html/

Daily Mail: Women slam the 'thigh gap' trend by sharing positive snaps of their #mermaidthighs


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Daily Mail: News article on social media and body positivity (en) Archived date: 2017-06-27 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3753773/Mermaidthighs-latest-body-positive-trend-social-media.html

Daily Mail:'It's just part of gaming':Shocking survey finds one in two young people experience bullying when playing online games


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article regarding a survey conducted by Ditch the Label, ... (en) Archived date: 2017-07-11 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4559008/Half-youngsters-experience-bullying-online-games.html

Daily Mirror, The: Spending too much time online ' causing mental illness in children ' government health advisers warn


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article regarding the correlation between the time s... (en) Archived date: 2017-05-23 http://www.mirror.co.uk/lifestyle/health/spending-much-time-online-causing-3549003/

Daily Mirror:Mum's online gambling warning: 'ú10,000 jackpot scoop turned me into a suicidal betting addict'


(en) Viewable only on Library premises An article describing the effects of online gambling on 3... (en) Archived date: 2017-07-18 http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/mums-online-gambling-warning-10000-3604887/

Daily Post: Gwynedd man stole to feed gaming addiction


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about a salesman who stole from his employer... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-01 http://www.dailypost.co.uk/news/north-wales-news/gwynedd-man-stole-feed-gaming-2794791/

Daily Record: 'Tidal wave' of porn addiction as experts warn action is needed to save the next 'lost generation'


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about the negative impact online pornography... (en) Archived date: 2017-10-31 http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/tidal-wave-porn-addiction-experts-11017458/

Depression UK


Website of Depression UK a National Self-Help Organisatio... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-07 http://www.depressionuk.org/index.shtml/

Designweek: A Positive Platform: how design could make social media better for mental health


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article about design concepts for social media websites a... (en) Archived date: 2018-01-09 https://www.designweek.co.uk/issues/6-november-12-november-2017/positive-platform-design-social-media-better-mental-health/

Devonlive: Devon and Cornwall policeman takes on new mental health role - the first of its kind


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article detailing a new job role that PC Del Allerton-Bal... (en) Archived date: 2017-09-26 http://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/devon-cornwall-policeman-takes-new-373415/

Digital Health: "Free wi-fi to be available at 33 more acute and mental health trusts"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Digital Health article about wi-fi at mental health trusts (en) Archived date: 2018-02-27 https://www.digitalhealth.net/2018/02/free-wi-fi-more-trusts-march/

Ditch The Small Talk (@dtstpod) on Twitter


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Twitter account for Ditch The Small Talk, a podcast about... (en) Archived date: 2018-09-26 https://twitter.com/dtstpod/

Dove: Positive body confidence ? how social media can affect body image


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Dove Campaign: Positive body confidence ? how social medi... (en) Archived date: 2017-06-20 https://www.dove.com/uk/dove-self-esteem-project/help-for-parents/talking-about-appearance/positive-body-confidence-how-social-media-can-affect-body-image.html

Dr. Amy Pollard (@AmyRPollard) on Twitter


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Twitter account of social scientist Dr Amy Pollard, the f... (en) Archived date: 2018-09-26 https://twitter.com/AmyRPollard/

EATA Recovery Services: FINDING TREATMENT FOR INTERNET AND GAMING ADDICTION


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Website for a company that offers individuals who are add... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-01 https://www.eata.org.uk/addiction/internet-gaming/#/

Education Executive: Nine out of 10 heads say social media is damaging the mental health of pupils


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article from a webiste that is focused on the education s... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-21 http://edexec.co.uk/nine-out-of-10-heads-say-social-media-is-damaging-the-mental-health-of-pupils/

Education Policy Institute: Social media and children's mental health: a review of the evidence


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Report by the Education Policy Institute investigating wh... (en) Archived date: 2017-12-15 https://epi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Social-Media_Mental-Health_EPI-Report.pdf/

Elefriends: Supportive online community


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Elefriends: supportive online community for mental health (en) Archived date: 2017-10-16 https://www.elefriends.org.uk/

Elle: The Internet Is Divided Over These Mental Illness Necklaces And We Are Too


(en) Viewable only on Library premises A magazine article on a debate around "mental health neck... (en) Archived date: 2018-07-20 https://www.elle.com/uk/life-and-culture/a20960590/the-internet-is-divided-over-these-mental-illness-necklaces-and-we-are-too/

Englemed Health News: Gaming addiction "serious"


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article that suggests that those who are addicted to gami... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-01 http://www.englemed.co.uk/11/11jan212_video_game_addiction.php/

Entertainment Daily: Holly Willoughby reveals fears for her children over future social media use


(en) Viewable only on Library premises News article about comments made by the televison present... (en) Archived date: 2018-03-21 http://www.entertainmentdaily.co.uk/news/holly-willoughby-reveals-fears-for-her-children-over-future-social-media-use/

Esports News Uk (ENUK) :LET?S TALK ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH IN ESPORTS: 10 INDIVIDUALS SHARE THEIR STORIES


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Dominic Sacco asks 10 people in UK esports and beyond how... (en) Archived date: 2017-06-13 http://www.esports-news.co.uk/2017/05/14/esports-mental-health-experiences/

Esquire: The Latest Science On What Internet Porn Is Doing To Your Brain


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article about online pornography and the negative effects... (en) Archived date: 2017-06-27 http://www.esquire.co.uk/life/sex-relationships/news/a11112/the-latest-science-on-porn/

Eurosport: Neil Robertson: I?m a recovering addict, video games seriously damaged my snooker


(en) Viewable only on Library premises Article about Neil Robertson a professional snooker playe... (en) Archived date: 2017-11-01 http://www.eurosport.co.uk/snooker/world-championship/2016-2017/robertson-im-a-recovering-addict-video-games-seriously-damaged-my-snooker_sto6135205/story.shtml/