Did you know...

  • 95% OF AMERICAN ADULTS OWN A CELL PHONE
  • 80% OF US HAVE OUR PHONES WITH US FOR 22 HOURS A DAY
  • ALMOST 50% OF TEENS ADMIT TO TEXTING WHILE DRIVING
  •  95% OF PEOPLE ARE ON TECHNOLOGY AN HOUR BEFORE BED
  • 90% OF 18-29 YEAR OLDS SLEEP WITH THEIR SMARTPHONES CLOSE BY

MOST PEOPLE CHECK THEIR PHONES EVERY 10 MINUTES (150 TIMES A DAY).

What it's doing to our Mental Health, our Relationships & our Productivity-

New mental health issues counselors, educators, and psychiatrists are treating : Continuous partial attention, acquired ADD, internet game addiction...

Evidence proves deteriorating relational communication is linked to excessive internet & smartphone use.

  • 1 IN 8 DIVORCES CONTAIN THE WORD CELL PHONE AS PART OF IT'S COMPLAINT IN THE DIVORCE PAPERS
  • 1 IN 5 DIVORCES IS THE DIRECT RESULT OF SOICAL NETWORKING
  • EXCESSIVE SMARTPHONE USE IN STUDENTS CAUSES LOWER GPA, HIGHER ANXIETY AND LOWER SATISFACTION WITH LIFE
  • STUDIES ARE LINKING TECHNOLOGY TO ADHD AND OTHER CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT ATTENTION AND BEHAVIORAL ISSUES
  • 41% OF GAMERS ADMIT THEY PLAY TO ESCAPE THEIR DAILY LIVES
  • 7 OUT OF 10 PEOPLE REPORT SOME LEVEL OF ANXIETY WHEN DISCONNECTED FROM THEIR DEVICES
  • MANY 13 YEAR OLDS CHECK THEIR SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS 100 TIMES A DAY DUE TO THESE PRESSURES... 
    • 61% said they wanted to see if their online posts are getting likes and comments.
    • 36% said they wanted to see if their friends are doing things without them.
    • 21% said they wanted to make sure no one was saying mean things about them.