Screen Addiction Could Potentially Be Declared a Clinical Disorder

Screen Addiction Could Be Declared a Clinical Disorder

It’s no secret that kids are some of the most technologically proficient people around, but is the potential addiction to entertainment media enough to be considered a clinical disorder? China says “yes” and has established media-free rehabilitation centers for children who have become hooked on video games. Though the United States hasn’t declared screen addiction a clinical disorder just yet, it’s definitely a hot topic among experts and parents, all of whom have opinions on how much screen time is too much screen time. Read more