Benjamin Wong, Behavioral Addictions

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Recent Speaking Engagements

April 2015 – Annual Conference 2015, Nevada Council on Problem Gambling, Las Vegas, NV, USA

May 2015 – Restoring the Soul Men’s Intensive Retreat, Colorado Springs, CO, USA

June 2015 – 16th  Annual Canadian Collaborative Mental Health Care Conference, Calgary, AB, Canada

November 2015 – Children’s Health Today Conference, BC Pediatrics Society & BCCH Division of Endocrinology, Vancouver, BC, Canada

December 2015 – Advanced Training, Office of Problem Gambling, Arizona Department of Gaming, Phoenix, AZ, USA

January 2016 –  Children the Heart of the Matter Conference, Child Care Options Resource & Referral, Surrey, BC, Canada

February 2016 – National Families & Fathers 17th  Annual Conference, Rise Up! Families Conference 2016, Fathers & Families Coalition of America, Los Angeles, CA, USA

February 2016 – “Digitizing Ourselves to Death” Workshop, Supporting Families Table of Richmond, Ralph Fisher Auditorium, Richmond, BC, Canada

October 2016 – Children’s Health Today Conference, BC Pediatrics Society & BCCH Division of Endocrinology, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Print

‘Tech addiction’ is a growing problem: counsellor | News1130

Expert warns about digital addiction | Vancouver 24 hrs

Library hosts Digitizing Ourselves to Death series – Richmond Review

Are gamers digitizing themselves to death? – Richmond Review

Are you a tech addict? | Star 98.3

Library hosts Digitizing Ourselves to Death series – BC Local News

Disconnecting from Digital Addiction – The Westender Vancouver

太早接觸電玩或致學習障礙 – 明報加西版(溫哥華) – Ming Pao Canada Vancouver Chinese Newspaper

電玩成癮特徵檢查 – 明報加西版(溫哥華) – Ming Pao Canada Vancouver Chinese Newspaper

沉迷電玩求助 華青佔多數 – 明報加西版(溫哥華) – Ming Pao Canada Vancouver Chinese Newspaper

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Digital Detox: Too much time online

Audio/Visual Media

February 2012 – Interview and Pinwheel Education Series Participation with Dr. Susan Baer of BC Children’s Hospital:

January 2013 – Kelty Mental Health Pinwheel Education Day in Cantonese and Mandarin

September 2014 – Discussion on Problem Video Gaming and Addictions  (on air at 6:30 minute point)

Addictions to internet leaving people logged out of reality | (CKNW AM) AM980

Digital Addiction Becoming More Prevalent

Digital addiction becoming more prevalent – British Columbia – CBC News

Screen time, the drug of choice for many – Friday Feature – Richmond News

Richmond Addiction Services Reports Growth in ‘Digital Addictions’ | iPhone in Canada Blog – Canada’s #1 iPhone Resource

Digital addiction becoming more prevalent | Canada Times

Understanding digital addiction | Watch News Videos Online

Podcasts | B.C. Almanac | cbc.ca Podcasts | CBC Radio

BT – Main VOD Player – Vancouver

Are you a tech addict? | Country 107.1

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Talk Recovery Radio – Last Door Recovery Society – Radio Interview

The FORCE Society In the Know Series – Webinar On Video Gaming

More coming soon!


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