The iPad is stealing my sons childhood!

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The impact of our high tech world is being seen in our families.  I see the negative impact routinely with children having little interest in reading, artwork, creative play and worse yet they have LOTS of defiant behavior.

This mom describes it very well. Be careful how much time you allow your children to spend using technology like the iPad and Wii. Encourage creative play, outdoor play, reading and biking. The iPads have been very helpful for children on the spectrum but it has also had it’s down side with compulsiveness and increased behaviors surrounding the desire to use it.

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Does this sound familiar?  What has been your experience?  Please give us your thoughts!

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