A case report about unsafe use of internet: online harassment
Communication via the internet is common among children. Children may be target to sexual harassment and several threats due to unsafe use of the internet in a virtual environment. As a result, they can experience various mental problems. In this paper, a case of 14 years old acute stress disorder, due to sexual harassment and threats caused by blind use of internet is presented. It is important to take steps to raise awareness among parents and children regarding safe use of internet. Doctors have an important role as a consultant in this issue.