Looking Ahead Presents: Social Media Expert Guest Speaker (For Parents)

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Parenting in the digital age - empowering strategies for staying current in a fast-changing online world.

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“Relationships in the Digital Age: Parents, Kids, Tweens and Teens”

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Yalda T. Uhls offers a fact-not-fear approach that provides balanced, reassuring and practical guidance to all adults supporting children growing up in our digital world. As a former executive at MGM and Sony, she blends her expertise in how media content is created with the science of how media impacts the social behavior of tweens and teens to bring tremendous insights to parents and educators alike. As a big believer in bridging research and practice, along with many years of translational work for lay audiences, she recently founded The Center for Scholars & Storytellers, an organization dedicated to bridging the work of child development researchers and youth content creators. Her research has been featured in TIME magazine, The New York Times, USA Today, on NPR, and in various academic journals.

About the speaker, Yalda T. Uhls, MBA, PhD:

researcher; adjunct professor, UCLA; founder of The Center for Scholars & Storytellers; author of Media Moms & Digital Dads: A Fact-Not-Fear Approach to Parenting in the Digital Age.

Read her full bio here.

About The Looking Ahead Porgram:

The Looking Ahead Program is a service of The Actors Fund that guides and supports professional young performers as they transition into adulthood.

Professional young performer ages 9-18? Not a member? See if you qualify.

Already a member? Check out upcoming events.

More information? Email lookingahead@actorsfund.org

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Los Angeles, CA 90036

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