Increased anxiety, depression, or anger related to digital device use.
Secretive or abrupt changes in online behavior.
Fear or reluctance to use digital devices or social media.
Disconnecting from online groups or social media networks.
Sleep disturbances and late-night online activity.
Lower self-esteem, self-confidence, and self-worth.
Unexplained shifts in friend groups or online connections.
Disinterest in previously enjoyed non-digital activities.
Reluctance to attend school due to online issues.
Discovering threatening or harassing messages on devices or social media.