Among Swedish youth with experience of selling sex, the Internet is the most common means of contact between buyer and seller.There are few descriptions of how these contacts are established, but studies have indicated that young people under the age of 18 seldom engage in open prostitution online.
Two main themes were identified: (I) Internet use—Part of daily life, for good and bad, and Depending on mood.
These teen materials take a more serious tone than the other Net Smartz resources; they focus on real-life stories shared by actual teens who have experienced victimization firsthand and encourage teens to learn from their peers’ mistakes.
The narratives teach teens to recognize risky behaviors and evaluate their online choices, and encourage them to communicate with trusted adults.
Those with sexual addiction, however, find little pleasure or gratification in doing anything else.
The world is seen through a sexualized lens and the quest to duplicate the “rush” of sexual euphoria, over and over again, becomes an obsession.