Category Archives for "Tech Addiction"

What Parents Need to Know About Snapchat

What Parents Need to Know About Snapchat

By Star Guides Wilderness | Boys Addictions , Girls Addictions , Smart Phone Addiction , SmartPhone Addiction , Social Media Addiction , Tech Addiction , Technology

As a parent, we know that you want to protect your children and teenagers from harmful apps that can lead them into situations where they feel threatened or where they are able to make choices that lead to disastrous consequences. Snapchat is an app that can be dangerous for children and teens so we compiled […]

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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 […]

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Teen mental health problems and technology addiction

By Star Guides Wilderness | Smart Phone Addiction , SmartPhone Addiction , Tech Addiction , Technology , Teen Mental Health Problems , Teens Addiction

How Technology is Harming Teen Mental Health Parents today have new problems rearing their children that have never happened in history before. The rise in technological advancement in our changing modern society has created all sorts of new computers and phones with internet capabilities that are affecting teen mental health in many ways. And one […]

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Tips to Manage Your Teen’s Technology Use

By Star Guides Wilderness | Cell Phone Addiction , Tech Addiction , Technology , Wilderness Programs , Wilderness Therapy , Wilderness Therapy Programs

A mere three decades ago, digital technology and computers were remote privileges of the elite as exclusive business tools, academic helpmates and scientific instruments. Only high-end businessmen and companies relied on mobile car phones, and these archaic devices were often welded into limo and vehicle consoles. Fortunately, all that changed. We all agree technological advancements […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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STAR Guides Wilderness - Sexual Addiction Categorized (Part 2)

Sexual Addiction Categorized (Part 2)

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

In this post, we will continue to discuss the different categories of sexual addiction. In our previous post we listed the first five of these categories and we pick where we left out and discuss the last five types of sexual addiction. Our unique therapy program can help adolescents addicted to sex or exhibiting adverse […]

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STAR Guides Wilderness - To Selfie or Not to Selfie

To Selfie or Not to Selfie?

By Matt Bulkley | Apps For Teens , Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Dangerous Apps , Dangerous Apps For Teens , Girls Addictions , Smart Phone Addiction , SmartPhone Addiction , Social Media Apps , Tech Addiction

The saturation of smartphones in our society has produced more than a few obsessions. Social media is one that is sure to stay now that corporations and news organizations utilize the various platforms to advertise and spread information. As with most advances in technology there are some dangers associated with the use of social media […]

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STAR Guides Wilderness - Technology addiction, teen sexual behavior problems and wilderness therapy

Technology addiction, teen sexual behavior problems and wilderness therapy

By Matt Bulkley | Blog Education Series , Boys Addictions , Cell Phone Addiction , Girls Addictions , Tech Addiction , Wilderness Programs , Wilderness Therapy , Wilderness Therapy Programs

Unlike any other past generation, today’s teens face the new challenge of technology dependence. Due to the onslaught of technology, many youth today spend a majority of their waking hours staring at a screen, texting on a smart phone, gaming and surfing endlessly. Too many youth today have developed a dependency to being entertained by […]

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