Interventionists who Understand IGD

Our Trusted Interventionists Each of the interventionists listed here have received training from reSTART on digital media misuse and addiction. They have either visited our program, attended a training, and/or shared their guiding treatment philosophies and...

My WiFi is down. Life is over. Or is it?

Screen sense is a section of the Huffington Post which publishes relative information in the areas of media and screens in the age of rapid tech development. In a recent post, Russ Warner, the CEO of Net Nanny, shared his views in a recent blog entry discussing the...

Take the Tech Timeout Challenge

What is Tech Timeout? The Tech TimeoutTM challenge started by ForestersTM encourages families to take a daily break from technology. Participating families are encouraged to disconnect from all things electronic with the goal of helping spouses, parents and children...
Lying as a Means of Escaping Conflict

Lying as a Means of Escaping Conflict

by Cosette Dawna Rae, MSW, LSWAIC As a professional, one of the most common behaviors I see in young adults with problematic technology use is “escapism.” It seems the experiencing of negative emotions is so uncomfortable to clients, that they frequently...