Turning Off: Video Games, Screen Time, and Children


First, we talked about the difference between using games for good and when gaming crosses a line into harmful behavior. We explored the idea of addiction further, and even took on topics like whether video games can really make a person violent.

I even went on a rant about media and the increase of school shootings, which got a bit of attention. The amazing Teri from Sheikah Plate asked me what she could do as a mother and as a gamer, which opened the door for more discussion. Here at AmbiGaming, we believe that knowledge is power, and being informed on a topic is the only way to make a decision on a question in a way that makes the most sense for you.

Image result for discussionI work with children in my IRL job. Particularly children with various developmental disabilities. And time and again, I am asked about screen time…

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