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Live Webinar on April 19: Addictive Technology and Its Impact on Teen Brains

Not available April 19? Don’t worry. Register now and we’ll send you the replay link to watch at your convenience.Technology is an inescapable — and important — facet of everyday life for teens. Video games and social media allow adolescents to connect with friends, have fun, and learn new ideas.

But for teens with ADHD, in particular, video games and social media can become addictive and lead to an unhealthy lifestyle. Some teens may resist doing homework or other tasks to stay online. It is important for caregivers and teens to discuss what makes screen use problematic and to develop strategies for screen use that is balanced and healthy.In this webinar, caregivers will learn:Have a question for our expert? There will be an opportunity to post questions for the presenter during the live webinar.Jeremy Edge, LPC, IGDC, is the owner and founder of the counseling practice, Escapingthe.com, PLLC.

Jeremy is an international gaming disorder certified counselor, which is the leading certification for working with people with gaming disorder. He’s also obtained a digital wellness certificate through the Digital Wellness Institute. He provides counseling services to help clients experience balanced, healthy screen use.After personally experiencing the negative effects of problematic gaming, Jeremy devoted his work to helping those find balance with online activities.

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