Social Workers, Counselors, MFTs

Guidelines for Screen Use for Children Under 3 Years Old

February 26, 2018

The fact is that young children now grow up in a world of technology—screens are everywhere. Not only are they enticing, children see their parents and teachers using screens, so naturally they are drawn to them. While there is no research showing that when children younger than 2 years old use these devices independently it enhances their development, research also shows that when parents and other trusted adults make screen use an interactive, shared experience, it can become a tool for learning, and the potential negative effects can be reduced ... (view the Research Guideline below for the full story).

This Research Guideline is a helpful resource for professionals and clients.

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