The Shiny New Addiction That Glows, Buzzes, and Flashes
What is sleek, shiny, incessantly buzzing and flashing and something most Americans can’t imagine living without? The answer is smartphones. Studies indicate the average American checks their phone 47 times a day, three times each waking hour. Clearly, smartphones are more than a necessity – they’ve become an addiction that needs to be recognized and dealt with. The following infographic will help parents and school counselors recognize the signs of smartphone addiction, develop ways to curb the need for digital screen time, and understand the potential of neurocounseling.
To learn more, check out the infographic below created by Bradley University’s Online Counseling Programs.