Electronic Screen Compulsion & Addiction Professional Education

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$67.50 (Regularly $99)
Use Code spring2021 

Expires 3-31-2021

About This Course

"Assessment and Treatment of Digital Use Disorders" provides professionals with a deeper understanding of digital addictions as well as tools and resources to help those they serve.

  • Guides social workers, educators and other mental health professionals to a deeper understanding of the impact of excessive screen use

  • Safely Learn at your convenience - Online and self paced

  • Developed exclusively for professionals by Dr. Clifford Sussman, an expert on digital addictions featured in the New York Times, Time Magazine, etc.

  • This is the Basic Version of the course - no Continuing Education Credits are awarded

Learn About

In "Assessment of Treatment of Digital Use Disorders" taught by Dr. Clifford Sussman, you will ...

  • What digital screen time does to the brain in regards to mental and physical health

  • When too much screen time is an issue

  • Activities that can be done to balance screen time

  • What therapeutic tools are used to reduce screen time

  • What prevention techniques are available

Who Should Attend?

Professional Education

Social Workers, Educators, Mental Health Providers, and other Professionals.

Course Welcome & Overview

Want to learn more?  Watch the course welcome & overview to learn more about Dr. Sussman, what motivated him to develop the course, the learning objectives, and the structure of the course.

Your Instructor

Clifford Sussman, MD is an expert consultant to the Internet and Video Game Use Disorder Track at Caron Renaissance in Florida. Has been in private practice in psychiatry for children, adolescents, and young adults for over 12 years in Washington, DC, where he specializes in treating internet and video game addiction. He also treats patients with comorbid conditions, such as ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorder. He completed an adult psychiatry residency at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic in Pittsburgh, PA, and a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. Dr. Sussman’s expertise on digital addictions has been featured in several well-known media sources, including the New York Times, HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, TIME Magazine for Kids, Attention Magazine, Bethesda Magazine, and the bestselling book Raising a Screen Smart Kid by Juliana Miner. His most recent live Webinar for OperationParent.org, to help parents manage screen time in the pandemic had around 2000 registrants. As an author of peer-reviewed literature, he is a frequent public speaker. Website: www.cliffordsussmanmd.com

Clifford Sussman


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Become part of the solution to video game and screen time addiction

  • $99.00

    More than 3 hours of content
    in 6 modules


Course curriculum

  • 01

    Course Overview & Introduction

    • Course Overview & Introduction Video

  • 02

    Understanding Problematic Screen Use

    • Module 1 Lesson - Understanding Problematic Screen Use

  • 03

    Assessing Problematic Screen Use

    • Module 2 Lesson - Assessing Problematic Screen Use

  • 04

    Treatment Plan, Treatment Phases

    • Module 3 Lesson - Treatment Plan, Treatment Phases

  • 05

    Treatment: Motivational Interviewing, Therapeutic Tools

    • Module 4 Lesson - Motivational Interviewing, Therapeutic Tools

  • 06

    Treatment & Prevention: Parent Training & Family Treatment

    • Module 5 Lesson - Treatment & Prevention: Parent Training & Family Treatment

  • 07

    Questions & Answers

    • Module 6 - Questions & Answers

  • 08

    Course Evaluation

    • Course Evaluation

Have a Question about the Course?

Contact Robin Bartko, MS, CHES®, via email or text at Escape@WellnessGirlfriend.com or 410-916-1542. Don't forget to ask about group discounts. We are here to help! For businesses who would like to sponsor professionals to take this important course, text Robin.

$67.50 (Regularly $99)
Use Code spring2021

Expires 3-31-2021

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You can make a difference in recognizing and addressing digital use disorders

  • $99.00

    More than 3 hours of content
    in 6 modules