Other studies have pointed out that people with poor mental health are more prone to extreme celebrity worship, while others conclude that depression and anxiety develop from unhealthy celebrity worship. Several studies have also demonstrated a connection between celebrity worship and drug and alcohol use...even eating disorders.
Parents, help your kids live a real life! Be sure to ground them in reality more than in fantasy or virtual reality. Yes, children should use their imagination, but keep them grounded. Don't let them take selfies in the mirror for others to admire; rather, help them become persons that inspire others to mirror their behavior.
Take Away: Help them become persons that inspire others to mirror their behavior.