Tackling tech and screen addiction in kids

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Heard On The Morning Show
teenagers, Facebook, social media, digital technology
A teenager uses a smartphone. AP Photo

A recent study by Common Sense Media found that screen use by children has increased 17 percent during the pandemic to about 7 hours per day. For some children, this increase has led to technology or digital addiction. A child psychiatrist discusses diagnosing and treating these addictions.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Steven Potter Producer
  • Maria Lopez Technical Director
  • Dr. Suzanne Sampang Guest