Regular Consumers Of Modern Media Are Becoming Desensitized

With shear amount of content available of all levels of discretion the phase ” i’ve seen it all” couldn’t be more true.

Chapman, G.D., & Pellicane, A. (2014). Growing Up Social: Raising Relational Kids in a Screen-Driven World. Retrieved from http://www.amazon.com/Growing-Up-Social-Relational-Screen-Driven-ebook/dp/B00J48B03K

 

  • The author asks the question, technology drawing your family together or driving it apart? They claim in this digital age, children are spending more and more time interacting with a screen and less time playing outside, reading a book, or interacting with a parent. While technology can benefit us, it can also erode a sense of togetherness and hinder a child’s emotional and social development.