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Changing behaviour: children, adolescents and screen use

The recommendations set out in the attached paper recognise that the issue of children’s digital media use is more complex than amount of screen time and acknowledges both benefits and risks to media use.

26 January 2018

BPS Briefing

By Practice Board

Digital media is embedded in our 21st century society and with recent technological advancements, the number of opportunities to be exposed to digital media has increased.

It is therefore not surprising that children’s screen use is increasing.

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