800-301-1152info@instituteofchildpsychology.com

Selected:

The Impact of Technology on Children and Youth (Annual Symposium)

$60.00

The Impact of Technology on Children and Youth (Annual Symposium)

$60.00

Are you wondering how to handle screen use in your home or classroom? How much screen-time should should you allow every day ? When should your child get a phone? What the impact of technology on your child’s ongoing development? Are you feeling frustrated by technology overload in your home? Ready for a roadmap on how to maximize the benefits of technology while nurturing your child’s emotional, social and cognitive potential? The use of technology in homes has increased rapidly over the past decade. Although helpful in many ways, it has also triggered many questions. In this workshop, parents and professionals will explore concrete, research-based strategies geared to help children and teens manage screen use. This online workshop will empower the adults in a child’s life to make informed, practical decisions regarding technology use at home and in the classroom.

In stock

SKU: cal-2019-technology-and-children Categories: , , Tag:

Description

Are you wondering how to handle screen use in your home or classroom? How much screen-time should should you allow every day ? When should your child get a phone? What the impact of technology on your child’s ongoing development? Are you feeling frustrated by technology overload in your home? Ready for a roadmap on how to maximize the benefits of technology while nurturing your child’s emotional, social and cognitive potential?

The use of technology in homes has increased rapidly over the past decade. Although helpful in many ways, it has also triggered many questions. In this workshop, parents and professionals will explore concrete, research-based strategies geared to help children and teens manage screen use.This workshop will empower the adults in a child’s life to make informed, practical decisions regarding technology use at home and in the classroom.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Explore the latest research on how technology impacts child development
  • Discuss how technology is changing the emotional and social worlds of our children
  • Identify how technology can be used to nurture a child’s potential
  • Consider ways to connect with your child in a digital world
  • Implement a road-map on how to balance technology use at home or in the classroom

 

INSTRUCTOR:
Cierra Chmiliar, R. Provisional Psychologist Biography can be found here: https://instituteofchildpsychology.com/our-team/

MORE ABOUT OUR CONFERENCE
This event is being held at our 2019 Calgary Mental Health Symposium. Join us for empowering opportunities to learn, share, network, and be inspired! At this conference parents, caregivers, educators, and mental health professionals will come together to learn about the latest research, innovations, and techniques pertaining to children’s mental health and attachment-based parenting practices. All our workshops will be offered by Registered Psychologists and other professionals  who specialize in Children’s Mental Health; most of whom work locally in Alberta.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Parents. caregivers, childcare professionals, educators, and mental health professionals.

WHAT WE PROVIDE:
Workbooks to complete throughout the day are available at event sign-in. Refreshments {coffee, tea and water} will be provided at the event. An electronic certificate of completion will be granted after completion of this seminar {within 20 business days}.

UNABLE TO AFFORD A TICKET?
We offer subsidized tickets to those have limited income!
Please email us at info@instituteofchildpsychology.com for qualifications.

CANCELLATIONS/REFUNDS:
Refunds are only accepted up to 30 days prior to the event, unless requested within 24 hours of the purchase timestamp.

Tickets can be transferred to another party at any time.

Please contact our administration team for further details at info@instituteofchildpsychology.com.

The Impact of Technology on Children and Youth (Annual Symposium)
Event Dates
Starts Ends
Nov 3, 2019 at 01:30 pm Nov 3, 2019 at 05:00 pm
Venue Details
MacEwan Conference & Event Centre
MacEwan Conference & Event Centre
2500 University Dr NW #318
Calgary, AB, CA T2N 1N4

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “The Impact of Technology on Children and Youth (Annual Symposium)”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Close Menu
×
×

Cart