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Texting, Sexting, Addiction and the World of the Internet - Cleveland
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 Export to Your Calendar 7/17/2020
When: Friday, July 17, 2020
8:45 AM
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The average American teenager sends and receives more than 3,000 text messages per month, not to mention the hours they spend on the computer socializing with their peers. By educating yourself about the digital technology used by today’s teens, you will be equipped with the knowledge of how to protect yourself, your clients and teens in a world where nothing is ever private. Become more informed on the rising phone and social media addiction rates among teens and adults and learn everything teens are doing on both their phones and their computers. Other topics addressed will include sexting, online predators, online gaming, cyber bullying, and apps that help keep social workers, counselors, adults and teens safe. Presenter: John Ward John Ward is an approved trainer for Ohio Child Welfare Training Program, the Ohio Human Services Training Systems and the Alcohol Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services. He also trains clinicians for the Center for Adoption Support and Education. He was a former foster and adoptive child and a previous foster parent of 19 years. He was a caseworker, a Program Director for a private child welfare agency and was the Director of Counseling for over 12 years for a non-profit agency. He has a master’s degree in counseling and is a licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III for the State of Ohio, as well as a Certified Trauma Specialist thru the National Institute for Trauma and Loss in Children.

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Cleveland State University

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Julka Hall

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2485 Euclid Ave

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