Dealing with Devices: The Parent-Teen Paradox

Spread the love“Do as I say, not as I do” seems like a poor way to parent in today’s technology pervasive world. Parents and children are addicted to their mobile devices more than ever. In fact, half of parents and teens report that they are addicted to mobile devices, and more than 65% check their devices every hour. We have become a society dependent on digital devices. This dependency has created a parent-teen paradox: how do you tell your children to limit their exposure to digital devices when you can’t control your impulses. The problem Teens feel compelled to respond … Continue reading Dealing with Devices: The Parent-Teen Paradox