REPORT ON GUEST LECTURE “TECHNOLOGY ADDICTION”

Date:27-06-2019

A guest lecture was organized on 27/06/19 at 2pm for 2nd and 3rd year BSc Nursing students on “Technology addiction” .The resource person was Dr.Kannappa Shetty ,Psycho Social Consultant and Research Associate at Abhaya Hospital .He began the session with a  self-screening among the students for Internet Addiction using Young’s Internet addiction Test .The session then covered other aspects of technology addiction like types of technology addiction, warning signs , adverse effects of technology addiction which including its effect on academic performance. The session concluded with Q &A session and tips on healthy usage of internet and mobile.