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Violence in the Media

Access to Violence Alters Boys' Brains

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 07.20.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend TED2014 and I was very excited about what psychologist Phillip Zimbardo had to say. He spoke about how men are failing socially, academically and with women. His TED talk struck a nerve with me.

Welcome To Filterhood

Ryan Johnson | Posted 04.14.2013 | Parents
Ryan Johnson

Welcome to modern fatherhood, where changing dirty diapers is the least of your concerns. You are up for a battle against media -- a Daddy David against a media Goliath that is not only funnier but a whole lot cooler.

Who's Got the Remote? Available Now and Everywhere: Frightening Images and Visual Violence for Children of All Ages

Mark Bertin, M.D. | Posted 03.09.2013 | Parents
Mark Bertin, M.D.

Over the last few years, televisions and computers have been placed everywhere, without time yet for any specific research about the effects of these constant background images on child development.