In Study 2, we developed and tested a two-stage self-help intervention program.
Participants each completed a set of questionnaires in class. College Student Journal, An introduction Social Networking, 4th ed. Privacy concerns in social media were gauged via 4 nominal-scale true-false questions. The Internet addiction index for males was determined to be an average of These questions were the foundation for the item survey using Qualtrics online software.
Shaffer, H. To address anxiety, the survey may ask respondents to report the frequency in which they feel anxious on a 5-point Likert-type scale. Privacy concerns in social media. Lee, Y.
These questions were addressed in our literature review, above. Future recommendations To further investigate possible indicators of social media addiction, possible research may include observation of personality differences and their effect on social media consumption.
The article states that some users try to leave their social media accounts, bu anxiety leads many quitters to return to social media within 24 hours.
Self-esteem, on the other hand, was positively related to mental health.