Teen and chatting with adult
There are even various game sites that enable you to connect with people around the world and engage in conversations while you play many different games together.If you are the parent of a teenager, then your teen likely uses the internet quite often.In Texas, a lawsuit was brought against Myspace by the parents of a fourteen-year-old who was sexually assaulted by a man she met on the social networking site.The suit was dismissed in court, but the problem of how to protect teens online remains. Cynthia Kaplan has been the program director of Adolescent Residential Services at Mc Lean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts for more than 15 years. “Ten years ago, I used to see kids with profound psychiatric problems,” says Dr. “Now, on any given Monday, I see teenagers who’ve met someone over the Internet and run away.What's your opinion on teens getting involved in social networking and online chat rooms?I've read some of the teen conversations on the sites my daughter wants to visit, and they seem relatively harmless. While the Internet can be a wonderful educational and communication tool, it can also be a dangerous place for unsuspecting young teens.Alateen, for younger family members and friends, is a part of Al-Anon Family Groups. You will be asked to “click back” from an e-mail during the registration process.
Anastasia Goodstein, the author of “” agreed with what they had to say—for the most part.Safety features include:is a source of information about Alateen, not a place for members to share with each other.