Gary Mallare

Dr. Mallare is the Director of Student Learning & Wellness at Sierra Canyon School in Chatsworth, where he provides academic, social, psychological, and emotional support to students, families, teachers, and the community. Dr. Mallare also provides consultation and training for individuals and organizations on topics related to psychology, human development, student and teacher improvement, social media and digital identity, and as well as other related topics. He’s worked professionally in the area of education for over 24 years as a psychologist, counselor, teacher, professor, consultant, and coach. His work spans a variety of educational, behavioral, psychological, and emotional issues across diverse populations and settings.

Social Media and the Impact of Adolescent Development

Skill Level: Beginner

Audience:  Everyone!

Adolescence is a time of growth and exploration. In our current technologically driven society, it is important to have knowledge of one’s development in this context. The workshop will provide an understanding of the development of students’ psychological and socio-emotional identity in relation to social media and their digital identity.