Screenagers: with Don Grant Ph.D.
IN PERSON: Dr. Don Grant is an internationally award-winning media psychologist, researcher, addiction specialist, chairman of the American Psychological Association "Device Management & Intelligence" Committee, and has been commissioned by APA to write the only book on "Healthy Device Management & The Practice of Good Digital Citizenship"
And award-winning film that probes into the vulnerable corners of family life and depicts messy struggles over social media, video games and academics. The film offers solutions on how we can help our kids navigate the digital world. (runtime about 67-minutes)
It seems to be a great look into the the effects of technology. In the new digital age we live in, teens are growing up slower than previous generations (look it up-the research doesn't lie) What are our phones doing to our minds? Our social skills? Our ability to learn? This documentary uses research, science and raw life example to explore the answers to these questions.
... Teens' use their phones like a child may use a baby blanket: they take it everywhere, bring it out when things get uncomfortable, and even sleep with it.
Laemmle's NOHO 7 (View)
5240 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|