27 May 2019
Plugged in translated into Romenian
A Romenian version of Patti Valkenburg's book Plugged in- How media attract and affect youth is now available.
The entire book is available here.
2 April 2019
Project AWeSome website
Project AWeSome, Patti Valkenburg's new research project now has a website. Please visit: http://www.project-awesome.nl for more info.
21 Januari 2019
APS fellow status awarded to Patti Valkenburg
Patti Valkenburg has been elected as a Fellow in of the Association for Psychological Science (APS). The APS is the leading international organization dedicated to advancing scientific psychology across disciplinary and geographic borders.
22 September 2018
Kick-off: Project AWesome
Adolescents, Wellbeing, & Social Media
Why is it that the use of social media makes some adolescents feel happy while leaving others feeling blue? This week Project AWeSome, a new interdisciplinary collaboration between the Universities of Amsterdam and Tilburg, officially kicked off. The project’s aim is to answer this and other questions related to the effects of adolescents’ social media use on their wellbeing.