Events

Coping With Screens: What Parents Need to Know About Technology & Mental Health

Why is technology so attractive for children and adolescents? What are some antidotes to technology overuse? How do I recognize if my child has a technology addiction? If my child is addicted to screens, how can I help?

Past Event

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EST

Add to Cal

Virtual Workshop

Clinicians

Paul Mitrani, MD, PhD

Clinical Director; Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Child Mind Institute

Event Description

An interdisciplinary team of experts will elucidate what the science says about digital media and its relation with anxiety,depression, suicidality, and addiction, as well as social well being and connectedness.The workshop will provide parents, families, and practitioners with evidence-based, practical advice about how to help children, teens, and families cope with our digital lives this summer and beyond.