What you get by completing this session

  • 45 mins of CPD

    A 35 minute video lecture with presentation slides, you can stop and start anytime you like. Includes 10 minute quiz

  • Certificate of Completion

    Receive a certificate once you complete the session. Download this from your student dashboard or in your course completion email

  • Easy CPD Documentation

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What you'll learn in this expert session

This presentation will equip participants with an understanding of excessive gaming from a holistic child-centred perspective. Intervention models and skills for overcoming resistance, including strategies for communication will be provided.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the clinical classification of gaming addiction
  • Identify effective treatment processes and intervention models
  • Develop skills in overcoming resistance from young people, including strategies for communication

About the Expert

Jordan Foster

Jordan Foster is formally recognised as one of Australia’s foremost cyber safety experts and is the founder of ySafe, an international organisation that provides cyber safety education and solutions to schools. A Clinical Psychologist, Jordan won the 2018 WA Young Achiever Award for her pioneering work in the field of cyber safety. Jordan has extensive clinical expertise in working with children and adolescents managing problematic technology use, including cyberbullying and gaming addiction. Jordan often presents as a guest lecturer at prestigious Australian universities, provides comment in national media stories as a subject matter expert, and presents as a keynote speaker at national education and cyber safety conferences.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    How to complete this course

    • Instructions

  • 2

    Topic: Supporting Young People with Healthy Gaming Behaviours

    • Summary and learning objectives

    • Video presentation (35 mins)

    • Quiz: test your learning (10 mins)

  • 3

    Document your CPD here

    • CPD Documentation and Reflection Activity Tool

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