She also reports a several-month history of sexting
with her ex-boyfriend.
However, because sexting
tends to be an impulsive digital behavior, like pornography use, this suggests that teens with higher levels of religious commitment might be less likely to sext or use the Internet excessively.
She said: "It is extremely worrying that any child is being investigated for sexting
ADVICE FOR PARENTS who are concerned about their child sexting
can heed this advice from the NSPCC.
Most studies on the relationship between personality and sexting
have been conducted among university students.
Parents can use public cases such as Weiner's as teachable moments: sexting
is not 'okay.
In the last year the numbers of children counselled by Childline about sexting
have risen 15% to almost 1,400 - around four a day.
Matt Forde, of NSPCC Scotland, said: "It's vital parents talk to their children and that young people feel empowered to say no to sexting
MORE than a third of Britons do not think sexting
another person when they are in a relationship is cheating, a poll has found.
The current study expands the definition of sexting
to include different types of sext content (i.
This series addresses adolescents and marijuana, sex, and sexting
by using current, relevant information and statistics, field expert commentary, and numerous teen voices interspersed among its prose.
There isn't a school in the United States that hasn't dealt with the issue of sexting
-- what's different about this is it's large scale," Welsh said.
The animated videos that will be used to address the issue of sexting
, in particular the non-consensual sharing of intimate images and videos, as part of the relationships and sexuality education curriculum of the junior cycle in post- primary schools in ireland.
So suggests Amy Adele Hasinoff, an assistant professor of communications at the University of Colorado, Denver, in her counterintuitive but convincing new book, Sexting
Panic: Rethinking Criminalization, Privacy, and Consent (University of Illinois Press).
The text discusses the phenomenon of sexting
through the lens of gender and gender studies.