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8:30 – 9:30am: Wilkinson Public Library – Parent discussion on technology and stress resilience led by Yalda Uhls, bio below
11am – 12pm: The Palm Theatre – Student screening of Screenagers: Next Chapter
5:45 – 7:30pm: The Palm Theatre – Community screening of Screenagers: Next Chapter, followed by Q&A with Yalda Uhls, bio below

Yalda T. Uhls, a former senior exec at MGM and Sony, left the movie world to study child development, earning a Ph.D. in Psychology at UCLA. Uhls recently founded The Center for Scholars & Storytellers, an organization dedicated to bridging the work of child development researchers and youth content creators. Uhls is also an assistant adjunct professor at UCLA where she does research on how media affect the social behavior of tweens and teens and teaches a class on Digital Media and Human Development; she is an advisor for Common Sense Media, YouTube Kids and Family, Barbie and the Jacobs Foundations Learning and Science Exchange; and is the author of the parenting book Media Moms & Digital Dads: A Fact not Fear Approach to Parenting in the Digital Age. Research conducted by Dr. Uhls has been featured in Time Magazine, the NY Times, USA Today, NPR and many others, and published in academic journals such as Developmental Psychology and Computers in Human Behavior.