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Statistics show a problem with screen time for many families

on October 15, 2016

image showing part of a promotional poster for Screenagers

  • 77% of parents feel their child gets distracted by his or her devices and doesn’t pay attention when they’re together
  • One-third of parents and teens (36% and 32% respectively) say they argue with each other on a daily basis about device use
  • 56% of parents admit to checking their mobile devices when driving
  • 72% of teens and 48% of parents feel a need to immediately respond to texts, social networking messages and other notifications from their mobile devices

Register to attend this special screening of SCREENAGERS on November 10, at 7 p.m., at Warwick Valley High School.

View the official movie trailer.

Screening to be followed by a brief discussion and Q and A, moderated by Beverly Braxton of Family Central and Jerry Sander, Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R, and Student Assistance Counselor at Minisink Valley High School.

Find out more about Screenagers.

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