‘The day I realised my toddler was addicted to the iPad’

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29th January 2014 – The Daily Mail – ‘The day I realised my toddler was addicted to the iPad’

The day after we were rudely awakened at 4am, I decided that enough was enough, and scoured the internet for parenting advice. It was the home of Dr Richard Graham, a psychiatrist who runs Britain’s only rehab centre for technology addiction, at the Nightingale Hospital in Marylebone, London. Since 2010, Graham has worked with more than 100 patients, including a four-year-old child who had developed an ‘obsession’ with her iPad.

“Parents need to realise, pre-natally, that iPads are going to be a part of a child’s world and start thinking about how to manage that,” says Dr Graham.

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