Parent Education Night – August 30, 2018
6:00pm – Jaworski Building
Open to the Public_____________________________
Too much of a good thing: Is your teen addicted to their smartphone?
Presented by James A. Roberts
James A. Roberts is the Ben H. Williams Professor of Marketing at Baylor University (Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln) and has been a member of the marketing faculty since 1991. He has had approximately 80 articles published in numerous academic journals. He is also the author of two books, “Shiny Objects” (Harper Collins) and “Too Much of a Good Thing: Are You Addicted to your Smartphone?” (Sentia Publishing).
Dr. Roberts is a nationally recognized expert on the psychology of consumer behavior and has been quoted extensively in the media and has appeared on the CBS Early Show, ABC World News Tonight, ABC Good Morning America, NBC The Today Show, and has been quoted and/or featured on The O’Reilly Factor, The Doctors on CBS, Time.com, US News & World Report, New York Times, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, National Public Radio, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Glamour, and many other newspapers, magazines, websites, and television appearances.
Current research interests include human-technology interaction and its impact on personal and relational well-being, smartphone addiction, and the pursuit of happiness through money and material possessions.
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