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  • Valkenburg, P. M., Pouwels, J., Beyens, I., van Driel, I. I., & Keijsers, L. (2021). Adolescents’ Social Media Experiences and Their Self-Esteem: A Person-Specific Susceptibility Perspective.


  • Valkenburg, P.M., Beyens, I., Pouwels, J.L., van Driel, I.I., & Keijsers, L.L..  (2021). Social media browsing and adolescent well-being: Challenging the “Passive Social Media Use Hypothesis”.  PsyArXiv.


  • Siebers, T., Beyens, I., Pouwels, J.L. &Valkenburg, P.M. (2021). Distracted or not? An experience sampling study on adolescents’ social media use and self-control failure. OSF Preprints.


  • Verbeij, T., Pouwels, J., Beyens, I., & Valkenburg, P. M. (2021). The accuracy and validity of self-reported social Media use measures among adolescents.  PsyArXiv.


  • Beyens, I., Pouwels, J. L., van Driel, I. I., Keijsers, L., & Valkenburg, P. M. (2020). Social media use and adolescents’ well-being: Developing a typology of person-specific effect patterns. PsyArXiv.


 Published papers and in press

  • Pouwels, J. L., Valkenburg, P.M., Beyens, I., Driel, I.I., & Keijsers, L. (2021). Social media use and friendship closeness in adolescents' daily lives: An experience sampling study. Developmental Psychology. 57 (2), 309-323.

            Preregistration available here.


  • Valkenburg, P. M., Beyens, I., Pouwels, J. L., van Driel, I. I. & Keijsers, L. (2021). Social media and adolescents’ self-esteem: Heading for a person-specific media effects paradigm. Journal of Communication. 71 (1), 56-78.

          Preregistration available here.


  • Beyens, I., Pouwels, J. L., van Driel, I. I., Keijsers, L., & Valkenburg, P. M. (2020). The effect of social media on well-being differs from adolescent to adolescent. Scientific Reports, 10.

           Preregistration available here.


  • van Driel, I. I., Pouwels, J. L., Beyens, I., Keijsers, L.& Valkenburg, P. M. (2019). Posting, scrolling, apping and snapping: Youth (14-15) and social media in 2019. Universiteit van Amsterdam, Center for Research on Children, Adolescents, and the Media (CcaM). Available here.

           Preregsitration available here

Dit project wordt gefinancierd door de NWO-Spinoza premie, toegekend aan Patti Valkenburg

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