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My son is addicted to playing games online and virtual friends.

Question:

My son is addicted to playing games online and virtual friends. He has stopped contacting physical friends and desperate to talk with virtual friends. We have disconnect Wifi n mobile internet connection. But looking to his badly behavior to get the internet and to talk with his virtual friends is very bad. What to do in this situation.

Teentalker's Parent , 48-year-old

Dear Teentalker,

Thank you for reaching out and sharing your concerns.

It is truly wonderful to know that you are concerned about your son's addiction to the online world, which in turn has lead to a decrease in interactions with real friends and people. It is also good to know that you have disconnected Wifi and mobile internet connection, though honestly, this might do more harm than good for now. So, here are a few tips I would like to put across in order to help you deal with your son's addiction:   1. Instead of completely depriving access to Wifi, giving hi.....

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