Having trouble with video games in your household?
Video Game Addiction
Do you have a gamer in your family?
Gaming has soared during the coronavirus pandemic — which signs or symptoms should make you worry about a gaming disorder.
We have many concerns about the effects of screens, especially on our kids. How worried should we really be about the harms of screens?
For exercise, intimate conversations at a distance, and everyday therapeutic escapism, virtual reality is a technology whose time came just in time for COVID-19.
People need to vent. We do a lot of that through ventertainment – entertainment that has no redeeming value other than that it enables us to blow off steam.
How To Use Games Therapeutically
Too much time with Fortnite, Minecraft, and other screen activities is common. Here are ten action steps to help your family spend less time on screens and more time outdoors.
Worried about gaming addiction? How to spot and treat the disorder.
Remote learning, social distancing, and sheltering in place have naturally lead to more screen time. Don’t feel guilty. Be creative and proactive about finding other activities.