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Program Andorra Tv – La rotonda

Marc Masip is a psychologist and expert in addiction to new technologies, and director of the disconnect@ institute. He tells us when we are and how mobile phones are the cause of new addictions between young people and adults. An issue that worries more and more. How is it managed? How much time should young […]

Conference for families in Andorra

Marc Masip made a conference on February 7 called “The heroine of the 21st century” for mothers and fathers in Andorra, organized by MoraBanc and FEAC of the Col·legi Sant Armengol. 250 people attended and it was a success. Masip talked about the danger that the mobile phone, social networks or videogames may entail.

TEDxBarcelona talk

Marc Masip, founder and director of Desconect@, a day hospital whose goal is for young people to learn how to make proper use of mobile phones, social networks and videogames, made a conference last February 14 at the TEDxBarcelona event. Technology has come to stay and help us, but today society is not making it […]

Conference by Marc Masip at Dow Jones

Last January 30 Marc Masip gave a conference in Dow Jones. What a fantastic conference by Marc Masip Montaner today at Dow Jones organized by our IRG Parents @DJ Barcelona. He has shared very good information and has given some fantastic advice among which I highlight at least three of them very easy. To start: […]

Information session at the American College of Madrid

On January 21, Dr. Josep Maria Fabregas and Marc Masip attended the American College of Madrid to share time with families and students. In a morning session different families of the school attended 2 hours of training to receive and learn the guidelines and tools necessary to educate their sons and daughters at a technological […]

Conference for families in Ciudadela (Menorca)

Marc Masip starred on Friday, January 24, a massive conference for families in Ciudadela (Menorca). More than 500 people attended the event and were able to receive the guidelines and information necessary to educate their sons and daughters in the good use of new technologies, since they are so important and influential due to the […]

Marc Masip at Viaró Global School

Last Saturday, January 11, the psychologist and director of the Disconect@ Program, Marc Masip, attended Viaró Global School. In his intervention he helped the teaching staff to better understand the relationships that students have with the screens both in their personal and academic moments. Both important for students. Masip thanks all the teachers for their […]

Marc Masip participates in a talk at Mutxamel Town Hall (Alicante)

On the 26 November, the Mutxamel Town Hall, located in Alicante, began activities to commemorate the International Day of the Educating City, which this year has been developed under the slogan “listen to the city to transform it”. Marc Masip, psychologist and director of the Desconect@ Programme, had the opportunity to take part in a […]

Marc Masip participa en una conferencia en el Colegio Jesús Maria

Marc Masip participated in a talk at the Jesus Maria School, aimed at family and students where they talked about New Technologies. The talk was interesting, as well as being of great help to families, providing tools to put a little order with the digital reality that surrounds us today. It was a very welcoming […]

The danger of Sexting

In the TV3 programme “Planta Baixa”, Marc Masip, director of the Desconect@, has come to explain to us the dangers caused by sexting and, in general, the new technologies and the consequences it can have on teenagers. Sèxting is the sending of erotic or sexual content made by oneself through social networks or whatsapp. It […]

Marc Masip participates in a conference at Celrà Town Hall

Marc Masip, psychologist and director of Desconect@, has given two conferences at Celrà Town Hall. More than 300 teenagers participated in the conference. Both conferences were related to New Technologies and the use made of them by teenagers. Participants had the opportunity to talk freely about technologies and interact with Marc Masip. The young people […]

Marc Masip outlines how to make good use of technology

Marc Masip, director and psychologist of the Desconect@ Psychological Institute, explains to us in the conference #SabadellForum about the use we give to technologies. Firstly, at the conference he explained the impact that new technologies have on young people and adolescents, whether through social networks, video games or mobile phones. This can have serious consequences […]

Marc Masip in #SabadellForum

Marc Masip, director and psychologist of the psychological institute Desconect@, speaks to us in the conference #SabadellForum of the use that we give to technologies. “We are currently making very bad use of technology, and the most affected public are teenagers. In this video, he talks about how a parent should act in such a […]

“Social networks devalue who you are.”

Marc Masip, the director of Programa Desconect@, has participated in the II Conference of Educational Psychology, Neurosciences and Emotion in the College of Psychologists of Cantabria. The psychologist and director, gives lectures in schools and institutes throughout Spain and also abroad. In this occasion, in the conference he talks to us about the relationship that […]

Marc Masip gives a talk at the Universidad de Deusto about new technologies

Marc Masip, psychologist and director of the centre Desconect@, gives a talk at the Universidad de Deusto, in the Bilbao Campus. The expert in addiction to New Technologies, tells us about the dangers of these and how adolescents today face these important social changes. The Desconect@ centre is a programme born to learn how to […]

Marc Masip explains in #SabadellForum the risks of new technologies

The #SabadellForum is a area reserved for the knowledge of Banco Sabadell where different guests, experts in technology and innovation, are invited. On this occasion, the guest was Marc Masip. The psychologist and director of Desconect@ explains the dangers of new technologies and dependence on mobile phones. On Wednesday 22 October you can follow it […]

The strong dependence on mobile phones

Eva Gómez, director of the Hospital Día Desconecta, warns that “there are people spending between 16 and 18 hours watching their mobile phones, playing video games”. This is the case of a young girl who was addicted to her mobile phone and gradually deteriorated her personal relationships and replaced them with her phone. She started […]

Conferencia Barcelona Activa

Marc Masip gave a Master class for the Barcelona city council at the Barcelona Activa facilities where mothers and fathers, teachers, psychologists and different professionals in the sector were able to attend Masip’s reflections. In them, the expert psychologist, advised on the detection of addiction to new technologies, how to alleviate and work this addiction […]