What Science Tells Us About Parenting in the Digital Age
Kids today experience the world in a state of “digital immersion” where the lines between offline and online experiences continue to blur. At the same time, parents are getting conflicting advice about the impact of screens on kids’ health and development. In this interactive and energizing presentation, Erin Walsh will use brain science, stories, and humor to cut through conflicting messages about screen time and kids. She will walk you through the latest evidence on challenging topics like cyberbullying and online cruelty and share practical tools and strategies for tackling difficult conversations, building trust, and being the media mentor that kids and teens desperately need to avoid risks and build on their strengths.