Special Issue "Social Media Addiction and Its Impact on Mental Health"

Deadline for Submission : Oct 31 2024

About the Issue

This special issue of the Journal of Mental Health and Clinical Psychology delves into the pervasive effects of social media addiction on mental health. We aim to consolidate contemporary research and clinical insights to understand how extensive use of social media platforms affects psychological well-being, including issues like anxiety, depression, and self-esteem.

Topics Covered

  • Understanding Social Media Addiction: Examining behavioral patterns and psychological mechanisms.
  • Mental Health Consequences: Investigating the effects on anxiety, depression, self-esteem, and body image.
  • Youth and Adolescents: Analyzing the impact on mental health and development, including the effects of cyberbullying.
  • Interventions and Coping Strategies: Exploring effective psychological interventions and strategies for promoting healthy social media usage.
  • Public Health and Policy: Recommendations and strategies for addressing social media addiction on a broader scale.

Call for Papers

We invite researchers, clinicians, and educators to submit their original research, reviews, case studies, and opinion pieces related to social media addiction and its impact on mental health.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Manuscripts should be prepared according to the journal’s guidelines.
  • All submissions will undergo a rigorous peer review process.

Important Dates:

  • Manuscript Submission Deadline: October 31st 2024
  • Publication Date: November 2024

For any inquiries, please contact editor@mentalhealthjournal.org.

Social media, Mental health, Anxiety, Depression, Self-esteem, Body image, Adolescents, Cyberbullying, Psychological interventions, Public health, Policy, Behavioral patterns, Addiction


Published Papers