ParentTV Highlights: This Weeks Snapshot

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This weeks’ highlights include:

Screen time and technology use. Have parents ever agonised over anything more?

From the time they’re toddlers, our children are charmed by Peppa Pig, Fireman Sam and their cohort. A few episodes of something simple can be a welcome respite for parents, and a source of engaging fun, interest and even education for little ones.

But, as they grow older, the territory becomes more fraught. We hear about eight-year-olds watching pornography, eleven-year-olds taking their Fortnite battles to real-life playgrounds, and kids in high school being harassed by their peers and spending upwards of 20 hours a week curating their social media profiles.

So what can we do? Read the blog here: https://parenttv.com/blog/is-screen-time-making-you-mental/

 

 

What is anxiety and what are the signs and symptoms that anxiety is becoming a problem for children? Clinical Psychologist, Dr Jodie looks at the social, emotional and physical displays of anxiety in our kids.

Watch the video here: https://parenttv.com/public-videos/childanxiety