They are the first generation for whom internet access is constantly available wherever they are and this has serious consequences. This seminar will look at some of these consequences such as declining mental health, growing up more slowly, struggles with real relationships, and smartphone addictions. Practical helps on how we can respond as parents, youth workers, and teachers will also be provided.
FREE ADMISSION! RSVP BY MAY 28 TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT.
Paul Robertson is the Youth Culture Specialist for Toronto Youth Unlimited. He has over 40 years of working with youth and parents including raising four grown sons of his own. He has spoken extensively across Canada and throughout the USA. Paul graduated from the University of Western Ontario with Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education degrees. After teaching high school for five years, he has been with Youth Unlimited for 38 years.