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Doc Smo’s Holiday Message 2018 (Pedcast)

Introduction

I was asking myself the other day, while I was wondering whether or not to open the fifth suspicious email of the day, what effect will all the deception and trickery in today’s digital world have on children growing up today? Will they be able to grow up psychologically healthy with so many evil people around trying to take advantage of them? Will risks posed by the digital world damage their ability to trust others? I concluded that the answer to that question is “no”, if they have a strong trusting relationship with their families when they are growing up.   A foundation of trust so to speak. So for my 2018 holiday message, I thought it might be helpful to present some ideas that I hope you can use to strengthen the trust and bond between you and your children. Continue reading

Doc Smo’s 2018 Holiday Message (Pedcast)

Introduction

I was asking myself the other day, while I was wondering whether or not to open the fifth suspicious email of the day, what effect will all the deception and trickery in today’s digital world have on children growing up today? Will they be able to grow up psychologically healthy with so many evil people around trying to take advantage of them? Will risks posed by the digital world damage their ability to trust others? I concluded that the answer to that question is “no”, if they have a strong trusting relationship with their families when they are growing up.   A foundation of trust so to speak. So for my 2018 holiday message, I thought it might be helpful to present some ideas that I hope you can use to strengthen the trust and bond between you and your children. Continue reading