About Us

VJR Consulting specializes in conducting high-quality research on youth and media. We operate at the intersection of policy, research, and communications. The firm is run by Vicky Rideout, who the New York Times says "has done pioneering research into patterns of technology use."

Recent Projects

Recent projects have included two surveys of US teens about social media use, a study of digital health use among teens and young adults, and a survey of elementary school students about bullying, kindness, and compassion.

In The News

The research conducted by VJR Consulting is regularly referenced and quoted in the media. Topics such as social media and depression, digital health, and digital equity have garnered increased interest recently. In addition, Vicky Rideout occasionally writes about children and media for various blogs or journals.    


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In The News