I Worked With Video Game Addicts — When To Worry (And When To Relax) About Screen Time


By Sheila Hageman

Original Source: scarymommy.com

There is no denying that the Internet has provided amazing things for connecting people around the world during the pandemic, but there has been a dark side that we may be only seeing the tip of the iceberg of.

Having worked at The Center for Internet and Technology Addiction for years, I know better than most the devastating effects screens can have on young, still-forming brains. But during the pandemic, despite having access to hordes of research explaining the harms of video game and Internet addictions, I have allowed my preteen sons to...click here to continue reading