North Coast Parenting and the Clatsop County Juvenile Department are offering a workshop on technology impacts on children.

“Plugged In: The Neurological, Interpersonal and Personal Impact of Technology-Only Entertainment” will be offered from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 24 at the Guy Boyington Building, 857 Commercial St., Astoria.

Dr. Doreen Dodgen-Magee, a clinical psychologist in Portland, will describe how technology overuse impacts growth and development in children’s neurological function and development of a sense of self.

Preregistration is required for the workshop. For more information and to download registration forms, go to “Documents” on the Juvenile Department page at www.co. clatsop.or.us

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