Department of Psychiatry
Forensic Psychiatry; Internet; Social Media; Adolescent Psychology; Child Psychology
Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
Within the last two years, I have discovered that the MySpace/Facebook/Twitter phenomenon is an effective way to connect with children, particularly hard-to-reach adolescents. I have also found the information on these web pages to be invaluable to forensic work with this age group.
Griffin, J.L. (July, 2009). MySpace or YourSpace? Using MySpace.com and other web pages in forensic evaluations of adolescents and children. Printed in Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, MA Chapter, Newsletter.
Massachusetts AFCC Newsletter
Griffin, Jessica L., "MySpace or YourSpace? Using MySpace.com and other web pages in forensic evaluations of adolescents and children" (2009). Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations. 559.