Digital Age Parenting 3-Part Series

  • Start: Wed, 4 April 2018 7:00 PM, 2 More
  • End: Wed, 4 April 2018 10:00 PM
  • Start: Wed, 11 April 2018 7:00 PM
  • End: Wed, 11 April 2018 10:00 PM
  • Start: Wed, 25 April 2018 7:00 PM
  • End: Wed, 25 April 2018 10:00 PM

Course Status

Open to current volunteers and partners only.


About the course


Digital Age Parenting by TOUCH Cyber Wellness

Across 3 sessions, the course programme aims to empower and equip parents (participants) with relevant knowledge and practical skills. Through this course, parents will learn how to manage, mentor and reinforce cyber wellness learning in the home and school environment. This will foster effective and sustainable cyber wellness habits in a rapidly changing digital age.
Session 1: 
Digital Parenting Principles and Navigating the Digital Divide
Session 2:
Internet and Cyber Gaming habits | Mobile Technology Usage
Session 3:
Understanding Social Media and its Impact 


About the trainer

Photo by TOUCH Community Services

Mr Yao Weixiong, Shem, is the assistant manager of TOUCH Cyber Wellness, a service of TOUCH Youth.
Shem has been with TOUCH Cyber Wellness since 2008. He has reached out to more than 150,000 youths through various school programmes and platforms. He has also conducted more than 250 workshops / talks, reaching out to more than 5,000 parents, counsellors and educators. He is also a trained facilitator for the “Parenting with Confidence” course by Focus on the Family. Shem’s interest and proficiency in different types of digital games, in particular console games, allows him to provide insights to the education team with regards to the motivations of gamers. Shem enjoys working with parents to help them understand youth engagement and activities in the cyberspace arena. He has also been working with youths in various organisations and churches for the past fifteen years, with a passion to impact their lives positively.


Open to current volunteers and partners only.

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