[MEDIA] Talking teens, social media, and ‘life worth living’ with @TWRuk

Do teens really think life isn’t worth living? @drbexl joins us to challenge the findings of a Prince’s Trust/YouGov report. Tune in to #TWRNewsDesk now or later at https://t.co/qTjX5w6bhj pic.twitter.com/juISliKHFL — TWR-UK (@TWRuk) February 9, 2019 The full programme can be found on the TWR site, or the story extract here (recorded Tuesday 5th, programme 9th): See related story in Rochdale Herald, and the story in the Guardian that I was responding to.

[MEDIA] Talking ‘How bad is social media for my mental health’ with @BBCRadio4 Beyond Today Podcast

Earlier today I recorded for the Beyond Today podcast on social media and mental health, and the moral panics that surround technology, when there are many other underlying factors which need far more attention: Listen to the interview   Some related links: Self-harm and social media: a knee-jerk ban on content could actually harm young people Six triggers of stress and depression in children and how you can help Reading the Riots on Twitter (Farida Vis) Suicide rates rise…

[MEDIA] Are Mobile Phones Good/Bad for Us? The O2 Outage with @BBCRadioManc

Whilst waiting for more scan results, I'm sleeping pretty heavily. I awoke at 9.10am - to a text from BBC Radio Manchester asking if I could comment on the O2 data outage, and whether we're too reliant on our mobile phones? I spoke about this #o2down on @BBCRadioManc this morning - https://t.co/tdduFljIfl - about 27 minutes in ... — Dr Bex Lewis (@drbexl) December 6, 2018 I'm on Three, so no problem for me, and…

[SPEAKER] Speaker Spotlight for #PremDac18 #DigitalMarketing

On 3rd November, I'll be in London for the Premier Digital Conference, an event I've been involved in since it first ran back in 2010. I'll be giving an introductory session on Digital Marketing, and also am a judge for the Premier Digital Awards. My speaker entry is as follows: Why are you passionate about digital? I’m passionate about people, and I’m passionate about communication, and digital is the latest environment in which communication happens. I’m…