Free! Second Wednesday Webinars
Every month guest speakers, program authors, or Dibble staff bring you insight on timely topics related to teen/young adult romantic relationship issues, research, and programs.
November 9, 2016
Teens and Pornography
The Latest Research and Resources
In this webinar, Clay Olsen, will discuss the latest findings from the fields of neuroscience, psychology, and the medical field on the impact that Internet porn is having on the developing brains of young people. Clay presents the topic as a public health issue, rather than as a moral, political or religious argument.
In this webinar you will
- Understand why the Internet porn of today is having such a drastically different impact on the brains of young people than old school pornography did.
- Understand how Internet porn is impacting relationships for young people.
- Learn more from research about the negative outcomes that are associated with Internet porn.
- Learn what you can do to help young people who have decided that they want help with overcoming the addiction to Internet porn.
Presenter: Clay Olsen. Clay is the CEO of Fight the New Drug. He has been featured on ABC Nightline, ABC News, NPR, CNN, The Dr. Drew Show, and many more. Clay has presented to over 400 schools and tens of thousands of teens all over the country. He passionately feels that education is the most powerful weapon to combat the influence of pornography in our society.
Who should attend: Youth-serving program staff and administrators in the fields of healthy relationships, pregnancy prevention, youth development; researchers working on issues related to youth; policy makers, funders, grant managers and writers.
When:Wednesday,November 9, 4:00 pm Eastern/ 1:00 pm Pacific
Duration: 60 minutes