Australian Council on Children and the Media

Ask the mediatrician: How do we get the laptops, smartphones and tablets out of our kids’ bedrooms? May 19, 2015

Dr Michael Rich from the US Center on Media and Child Health provides a parent with tips on solving the problem of bedroom devices with different age groups. He says "The key with all three of your children—the adult, the defiant adolescent, and the compliant adolescent—is not to approach it as a police action or as a punishment (even though they may take it that way), but as a collaborative problem-solving exercise". Read the full reply on the CMCH website