Brad Marshall, The Unplugged Psychologist, is the Director of the Screen and Gaming Disorder Clinic. Brad is recognised as one of Australia’s leading experts in excessive internet use or ‘Internet Addiction’, otherwise known as Gaming Disorder and related disorders, and has helped hundreds of families struggling with internet, screen and gaming addiction.
Parents of students in Years 5 – 8 are invited to attend to learn practical and concrete strategies to manage and maintain your children’s technology diet. In this energetic and fun presentation, parents will discover:
- The “Psych Science” that drives the addictive nature of gaming, social media and online gambling delivered in plain English, NOT research jargon.
- When Should Parents Panic? This will spell out the warning signs your child or teenager is headed down the wrong path.
- Introduction to the 7 UNPLUGGED STEPS for parents as a guide to manage screen and gaming addiction in children and teens at home.
James Wilson Hogg Assembly Hall