Teleclass: Kids & Social Media: Social Impacts, Potential Risks and Setting Limits

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Event:
Teleclass: Kids & Social Media: Social Impacts, Potential Risks and Setting Limits
Start:
9-30-14 12:00 pm
End:
9-30-14 1:00 pm
Category:
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Organizer:
Mommybites
Updated:
8-29-14
Venue:
Comfort of Your Home or Office
Address:
Your Computer or Phone, Anywhere, United States

Please join Mommybites Boston for a teleclass facilitated by Tara Cousineau, PhD, a clinical psychologist. Dr. Tara, founder of Moxie Moms Coaching, will help you understand the impacts of social media on our kids today  and plan ahead to set up rules.

The following issues will be discussed in this awesome teleclass:

  • Girl/Boy culture today
  • Social media influences, the good and the bad
  • Potential health risks (impact of technology on developing brain) and emotional risks
  • When is the right time for a smartphone?
  • How to set limits on technology use and have a home media policy
  • Today’s culture of immediate gratification
  • How “perfect” images affect us psychologically

*Dial-in information sent upon completing your registration.

Not sure if you can make the teleclass? Don’t worry! Everyone who registers will receive a link to the taped call, so be sure to sign up.

Dr. Tara Cousineau is a clinical psychologist, self-esteem coach, and social entrepreneur based in Boston. She is founder of Moxie Moms Coaching created for mothers of tween and teen girls. The on-one-one coaching and groups programs focus on skill building and support in raising confident and happy children and self-care/self-compassion and is based on years of experience in working with adolescent girls and women. She founded BodiMojo.com, an evidence-based and innovative solution to help teenagers take control of their health by leveraging the “digital” playgrounds they reside in. The web program improved body esteem in teenage girls. Her expertise includes also writing, research and conceptual development in health media. This includes helping organizations identify and formulate health communication strategies to reach girls and women as individuals, groups and decision makers.

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