Growing Up Social by Gary Chapman audiobook

Growing Up Social: Raising Relational Kids in a Screen-Driven World

By Dr. Gary Chapman and Arlene Pellicane
Read by Chris Fabry

Oasis Audio, LLC, Oasis Audio
6.34 Hours 1
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Is technology bringing your family closer together or driving you farther apart? Children today are no longer playing hide-and-seek outside or curling up with a good book — instead they’ve been introduced to a world of constant digital entertainment through television, video games, and mobile devices. And while technology has the potential to add value to our lives and families, it can also erode a sense of togetherness and hinder a child’s emotional and social development. In Growing Up Social, Gary Chapman and Arlene Pellicane will empower you with the necessary tools to make positive changes . . . starting today. Through stories, wit, and wisdom, you’ll discover how to take back your home from an overdependence on screens. Plus, you’ll learn to teach the five A+ skills that every healthy child needs to master: affection, appreciation, anger management, apology, and attention. Equip your child to be relationally rich in a digital world Replace mindless screen time with meaningful family time Establish simple boundaries that make a huge difference Discover what’s working for families that have become screen savvy Learn healthy ways to occupy your child while you get things done Now is the time to equip your child to live with screen time, not for screen time. No phone, tablet, or gaming device can teach your child how to have healthy relationships — only you can.

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Summary

Summary

Is technology bringing your family closer together or driving you farther apart?

Children today are no longer playing hide-and-seek outside or curling up with a good book — instead they’ve been introduced to a world of constant digital entertainment through television, video games, and mobile devices. And while technology has the potential to add value to our lives and families, it can also erode a sense of togetherness and hinder a child’s emotional and social development.

In Growing Up Social, Gary Chapman and Arlene Pellicane will empower you with the necessary tools to make positive changes . . . starting today. Through stories, wit, and wisdom, you’ll discover how to take back your home from an overdependence on screens. Plus, you’ll learn to teach the five A+ skills that every healthy child needs to master: affection, appreciation, anger management, apology, and attention.

  • Equip your child to be relationally rich in a digital world
  • Replace mindless screen time with meaningful family time
  • Establish simple boundaries that make a huge difference
  • Discover what’s working for families that have become screen savvy
  • Learn healthy ways to occupy your child while you get things done

Now is the time to equip your child to live with screen time, not for screen time. No phone, tablet, or gaming device can teach your child how to have healthy relationships — only you can.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Chapman and Pellicane team up on a handbook for parents seeking control over the ubiquity of screen technology in their children’s lives…Their writing style is conversational, full of anecdotes from the authors’ and others’ lives to illustrate their points.” Publishers Weekly

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Author

Author Bio: Gary Chapman

Author Bio: Gary Chapman

Gary Chapman, PhD, is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling The 5 Love Languages. With over thirty years of counseling experience, he has the uncanny ability to hold a mirror up to human behavior, showing readers not just where they go wrong, but also how to grow and move forward. Dr. Chapman holds BA and MA degrees in anthropology from Wheaton College and Wake Forest University, respectively, MRE and PhD degrees from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and has completed postgraduate work at the University of North Carolina and Duke University.

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Author Bio: Arlene Pellicane

Author Bio: Arlene Pellicane

Arlene Pellicane is a speaker and author of 31 Days to Becoming a Happy Wife, 31 Days to a Happy Husband, and 31 Days to a Younger You. She has provided expertise as a guest for the Today Show, Family Life Today, The 700 Club, The Better Show, The Hour of Power, Turning Point with Dr. David Jeremiah, Home Made Simple on TLC and numerous radio programs. She earned her BA from Biola University and an MA from Regent University. Before becoming a speaker and author, Arlene served as a features reporter for The 700 Club and associate director for Turning Point Television with David Jeremiah. She lives in a happy home in San Diego with her husband James and their kids Ethan, Noelle, and Lucy.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental
Category: Nonfiction/Family & Relationships
Runtime: 6.34
Audience: Adult
Language: English