August 18 @ 6 PM - The Social Dilemma
Join GirlSpring for a Netflix TeleParty screening of The Social Dilemma
We tweet, we like, and we share— but what are the consequences of our growing dependence on social media? As digital platforms increasingly become a lifeline to stay connected, Silicon Valley insiders reveal how social media is reprogramming civilization by exposing what’s hiding on the other side of your screen. Watch The Social Dilemma on Netflix. Learn more at www.thesocialdilemma.com.
Note: You must have an active Netflix subscription to join the teleparty.
After watching the film, join us August 22 for a follow-up discussion about the effects of social media on mental health (scroll down to register for that event).
The Social Dilemma Follow-Up Discussion
August 22 @ 3PM
Watch The Social Dilemma at GirlSpring’s TeleParty on August 18 at 6 pm, or anytime on Netflix, then join us for a follow up discussion and talk about the impact of social media on mental health.
UAB Department of Medicine Faculty Tina Simpson, M.D., MPH, and Division of Adolescent Medicine Fellow Charisse Graham, MD, along with members of GirlSpring’s Teen Leadership Group will lead a discussion on the film and social media’s affect on health.
The Mental Health Dilemma: 30% of 18-44-year-olds feel anxious if they haven’t checked Facebook in the past 2 hours. Big Tech’s promise to keep us connected has given rise to a host of unintended consequences that threaten the health of people and society. How is our growing reliance on technology and social media impacting you? Watch @The Social Dilemma on Netflix and join us in rebooting the system for the common good at www.thesocialdilemma.com. #TheSocialDilemma