Family Rounds

A series for parents and professionals  
3rd Thursday of the month, 12-1:30 p.m. 
Free and open to the public.

April 19, 2018

  • The Impact of Technology on the Developing Brain"

The youth of today have grown up interacting with screens from a very early age.  Research findings show exposure to screens impact the brains of children - through their teen years - and have caused an increase in symptoms of anxiety, depression and ADD.  This talk will address what parents and professionals can do to limit the negative impact of screen time on our children.  Presenter: Cindy Veatch, LICSW, MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center

Location and Time:

Davenport 4 Boardroom at NSMC Salem Hospital, from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m.
Registration is required. Please call 978-354-2670 or email

Feel free to email us suggestions on topics you would like to hear presented.