Connecting in Real Life Air Date: 2015-10-14 Is technology use fostering a sense of entitlement and discontent in our teens? Youth expert Dr. Kathy Koch explains that our youth expect choices, which actually means making a decision is harder because selecting one choice often eliminates another. This profoundly affects their spiritual decisions, as well as relational ones. Hear her tell how to reconnect with your teens.
Technology and Our Core Needs Air Date: 2015-10-13 Our kids are getting more than just information when they turn on their computer screens. Dr. Kathy Koch, author of “Screens and Teens” talks about the five emotional needs of teens-security, for example-and explains how technology is affecting and fulfilling those needs
Connecting With Our Kids in a Wireless World Air Date: 2015-10-12 How is screen time affecting your kids? Youth expert Dr. Kathy Koch examines how technology is shaping the way our kids think. We’re seeing some children interacting with screens more than their parents, says Dr. Koch, and some teens are even becoming addicted to the internet or video games. Dr. Koch encourages parents to monitor their children’s technology use, and encourage more social interaction instead.