Video Gaming in Children and Youth
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Video Gaming in Children and Youth
Presented by: Calgary Health Promotion Services (CHPS)
Thursday, November 17, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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About the Session:

Target Audience: All teachers, educational assistants, parents, administrators and guidance counsellors are encouraged to attend.

Video gaming is accessible to virtually everyone including our children. In Canada, gaming is a billion dollar industry. This session will look at the video gaming prevalence among genders and age groups, impact on major life areas, and strategies to encourage a more balanced approach to gaming.

About the Presenter(s):
Calgary Health Promotion Services (CHPS)


The Health Promotion Facilitators on the Community Health Promotion Services (CHPS) Team connect, consult, collaborate, and contribute resources to communities. Their mission is to prevent and reduce harms related to alcohol, drugs and mental health disorders by maximizing the well-being of children, adolescents and families.

Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

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Registration Notes:

This session will not be recorded.

All session times are Mountain Time.