We travel to Barcelona to talk with Marc Masip, expert psychologist in addiction to new technologies and director of the Disconnected Psychological Institute, a center where they are dedicated to rehabilitating young people who have disorders in relation to new technologies.
It is obvious that the use we make with certain terminals is not adequate and that many people could be identified as techno-addicts, especially teenagers, but how to know if they really suffer an addiction? Everything that generates a dependence or even withdrawal syndrome can be called as addictive. Also, the mobile phone does not understand sex, age, or race, it is designed so that any type of person can fall immersed in this addiction.
Javier López Rodríguez (Osuna, Province of Seville, January 21, 1986) is a professional Andalusian footballer who plays the Real Club Deportivo Español. With the blue and white captain, we talked about the importance of overcoming, effort and tenacity. Know how to fall and get up …
The parakeet player visited the boys and girls of the FEST @ School and the patients of the DIA HOSPITAL spending the afternoon with all of them. They shared experiences, anecdotes and ways of understanding life.
Javi is our sponsor since we founded and constantly shows to be involved in the educational and health fields.
The group of adolescents of Desconect@ visit CITA to make a PAE
Last Friday the group of adolescents of Desconect@ visited CITA.
CITA (Center for Research and Treatment of Addictions, acronym in spanish) led by Dr. Josep María Fabregas is a Collaborating Center of Desconect@ and both are in constant investigation before the addictions to New Technologies.
PAE is a unique activity where participants interact with horses and through dynamics they try to forge the group and discover more about them and their potential.
We leave you some images of the adventure! WE WILL BE BACK SOON!