Category Archives for "Internet Addiction"

Instagram and Porn

Instagram and Porn

By Star Guides Wilderness | Addiction For Men , Addiction To Pornography , Boys Addictions , Girls Addictions , Internet Addiction , Internet Pornography

Nobody will argue that new technologies have made life better in a lot of ways; however, there are also some unavoidable problems that come along with constant internet connectivity. One of the most notable is the rising level of porn addiction. While a mental reliance on pornography is troublesome enough in a grown adult, the […]

Continue reading
How Social Media Distorts Teens Girls Self-Perceptions

How Social Media Distorts Teens Girls Self-Perceptions

By Star Guides Wilderness | Addiction Destroys Families , Boys Addictions , Cell Phone Addiction , Girls Addictions , Internet Addiction , Social Media Addiction , Tech Addiction , Technology , Teenage Addictions , Teens Addiction

Media has always had this warped idea of what dictates visual beauty of a woman. This could have to do with body size, shape, skin color, facial genetics, and much more. Sadly, this idea is starting to seep in social media. Be it Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or the like, many young, teenage girls seem to […]

Continue reading
Internet pornography is the new addiction of the rising generation

Internet pornography is the new addiction of the rising generation

By Star Guides Wilderness | Internet Addiction , Internet Pornography , Porn Addiction , Pornography Addiction

In the fast paced rising generation of technology, access to the internet has become more accessible to those of younger adolescent ages. With such an easy access to the internet, parents are struggling to keep the adult content that is so easily accessible from their children. Many kids and teenagers face a temptation to access […]

Continue reading
Why Watching Pornography is a Bad Way to Learn About Sex

Why Watching Pornography is a Bad Way to Learn About Sex

By Star Guides Wilderness | Internet Addiction , Internet Pornography , Porn Addiction , Pornography Addiction , Pornography Life , Smart Phone Addiction

There’s no denying that viewing pornography has grown exponentially in popularity in the past decade. While the video tape industry is arguably ‘dead,’ A recent Google Analytic report cites that 12 percent of websites on the Internet are pornographic in nature. Eighty to 90 percent of these sites are free, have no age restrictions and […]

Continue reading
STAR Guides Wilderness - How is tech addiction changing human behavior

How is tech addiction changing human behavior?

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Girls Addictions , Internet Addiction , Tech Addiction

Despite its ever-increasing significance, technology has been wreaking havoc in the lives of people. Many individuals – adults and children alike— find themselves caught in a situation where they cannot live without their IPad or smart phones. Of course, technology plays a vital role in improving productivity and efficiency, but the question is: How much […]

Continue reading
STAR Guides Wilderness - The dangers of online hookup

The dangers of online hookup

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Game Addiction Help , Internet Addiction , Tech Addiction

Despite the widespread prevalence of the online hookup culture today, there are ways to protect your teens from crossing the line. The Internet, even though an extraordinary connectivity tool, brings with it a host of issues, especially for adolescents who are not aware of its dark side. Often, excessive use of social media platforms and […]

Continue reading
STAR Guides Wilderness - How To Deal With A Child Struggling With Addiction

How To Deal With A Child Struggling With Addiction

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Cybersex Addiction , Game Addiction Help , Gaming Addiction , Girls Addictions , Internet Addiction , Porn Addiction , Pornography Addiction , Sex Addiction , Smart Phone Addiction , SmartPhone Addiction , Tech Addiction , Video Game Addiction

Breaking free from addiction can be a painful, emotionally draining journey for adults, let alone children. Addiction has many forms, but the reality is that it can take a toll on an individual’s family life. Parents, in particular, of children struggling with addiction, find it extremely challenging to deal with the consequences of their behavior. […]

Continue reading
STAR Guides Wilderness - Telltale Signs that your Teenager is Sexting

Signs Your Child Is Being Sexually Exploited Online

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Cybersex Addiction , Girls Addictions , Internet Addiction , Internet Pornography , Porn Addiction , Pornography Addiction

Finding out that your child is being sexually exploited online is every parent’s worst nightmare. The signs of online sexual exploitation are difficult to identify, particularly if a child is being threatened by the predator. However, parents along with school teachers, need to pay attention to the following signs that may suggest your child is […]

Continue reading
STAR Guides Wilderness - Technology and internet addiction and the connection to teen sexual acting out

Technology and internet addiction and the connection to teen sexual acting out

By Matt Bulkley | Addiction For Men , Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Cell Phone Addiction , Girls Addictions , Internet Addiction , Internet Pornography

A majority of today’s teens have never experienced life without the internet. They have used the internet since they were old enough to touch a screen and eagerly learn to utilize new technologies as quickly as it can be created. For many teens their use of the internet and technology can blossom into an addiction […]

Continue reading
STAR Guides Wilderness - Internet Pornography Addiction and Teens

Internet Pornography Addiction and Teens

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Girls Addictions , Internet Addiction , Internet Pornography , Porn Addiction , Pornography Addiction

Internet pornography use among teens has increased dramatically over the past ten years and we are only at the front end of understanding the impact that it is having on today’s youth.   At Star Guides Wilderness, we provide treatment to youth from all parts of the country who have developed an addiction to pornography that […]

Continue reading