Summertime and Screen Time
Summertime for kids means time outside, sunshine, sleeping late, and lots of requests for screen time. More movies, more video games, more computer time, more texting. All this can add up to less connection in our families.
“Social media is a part of our world today, but without boundaries it can create a real disconnect in our families,” says Teresa Tindall, a counselor at Associates.
“Summer is a wonderful time to relax,” she says, “but the one thing you don’t want to relax on is boundaries with kids.” READ MORE