How Do I Get My Kid To Stop Playing Video Games?

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How Do I Get My Kid To Stop Playing Video Games?

It's a question we get a lot here at Help! I Have A Teenager. How to get your kids to stop playing video games. But, you might be surprised to hear what Jo & Ginni's opinions are about the time kids spend on their screens. And, we also discuss how to not take your teens' feedback so personally?



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Hosts: Dr Ginni Mansberg & Jo Lamble

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Producer: Elissa Ratliff

Audio Engineer: Leah Porges

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