A guide for parents and teachers: what to do if your teenager watches violent footage

  • Written by Rachael Sharman, Senior Lecturer in Psychology, University of the Sunshine Coast

The world is reeling in the aftermath of the horrific shootings in Christchurch. The attack has also raised a number of side issues, including the ethics of broadcasting the live stream of the attack, which was later shared on other platforms.

As social media is fast becoming the favoured news source among young people, concerns have been raised...

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