Raising Your Child in a Digital World:

Finding a healthy balance of time online without techno tantrums and conflict

Techno-tantrums

Preventing Techno-Tantrums

Jun 8, 2016
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Your child screams at you telling you, “You’re the worst mum in the world!” This might be followed by feet-stomping, huffs and puffs, clenched fists, grunting and a host of other (undesirable) behaviours.  And all of this because you simply asked for your iPhone back!   As modern parents, chances are we’ve experienced our children throwing […]

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Why kids can’t turn off screens

Jun 8, 2016
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Techno-tantrums- most of us have experienced the dreaded techno-tantrum with our kids.  This is when our otherwise well-adjusted child (not just a toddler) emotionally combusts when we ask for our smartphone to be handed back, or the TV to be switched off. Today’s children often have digital appendages. They’re often clutching (our) smartphones, tablets, gaming consoles […]

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