CU Boulder Recovery Center Helping Students Fight ‘Screen Addiction’

Originally published online by the Daily Camera on 8/6/2016 Student: Netflix, Reddit served as ‘coping mechanism for life’ By Sarah Kuta Staff Writer Will Jeffery used to spend hours — sometimes days — alternating between playing video games, binge-watching TV shows on Netflix and mindlessly scrolling through the online forum Reddit. When he checked into a […]

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Boulder, CO: INTERNET AND TECHNOLOGY ADDICTION ANONYMOUS (ITAA) 12-Step Meeting

INTERNET AND TECHNOLOGY ADDICTION ANONYMOUS (ITAA) 12-Step Meeting When:  Every Thursday from 6-7 pm (Important: ITAA is meeting on Tues, Dec 23rd as there is no meeting on Dec 25th) Location: 2299 Pearl St, Ste 310, Boulder, CO 80302 For more information go to; www.itaabouldercounty.org This 12-step group is for those who’s life has been […]

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Digital Dementia – Guidelines for educators regarding technology use in school settings

  Mounting research indicates unrestricted use of technology (cell phones, internet, TV) by children is resulting in negative impact on physical and mental health, social well being, and academic performance, suggesting a cautionary approach toward the use of technology in school settings.  As rates of technology addiction soar, children and youth are presenting with problematic behaviours and disorders […]

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Internet and Video Gaming and how they are affecting our young people

Internet and Video Gaming Problems We are seeing more young people who are struggling to manage their time on computers and XBOX. They are losing touch with friends at school, dropping activities they used to enjoy, fighting more with parents, and are experiencing slipping grades. In addition, and quite concerning is young people are experiencing […]

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