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Friday, February 9 • 12:45 - 13:45
Me, My Selfie and I; How Social Media is Creating a Self-Obsessed Generation

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Media personality, motivational speaker and author Wade Sorochan reveals how social media can create an unhealthy obsession with self, which could lead to impatience, a lack of empathy , a need for instant gratification, and serious mental health issues. Wade Sorochan is recognized as an expert on social media addiction and provides vital information on how to break the addiction before it becomes a serious mental health issue. Comments from previous teachers conventions include: "Great presentation!" "Knowledgeable speaker!" "Very informative!, shared cutting edge research that teachers should be aware of!" "I really liked this speaker, his message was timely and accurate."

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Wade Sorochan

Owner, Wade Sorochan Communications
Wade Sorochan is an accomplished broadcaster and national award-winning speaker, author and mental health advocate. Nicknamed the "Tone Arm," Wade became the first broadcaster in history to spontaneously use song clips to enhance a radio talk show. As a mental illness survivor, Wade... Read More →

Friday February 9, 2018 12:45 - 13:45 MST
Westin: Turner Valley Rm 10135 100 St NW
  Health - CALM / Santé  Technology / Technolgie
  • Chairperson Karla Holt - Parkland #10
  • Room Details Lecture Max Capacity - 100
  • Grade Focus 7-12
  • Tags English