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Teen Brains and Mobile Phones

Tuesday 9th July / presented by Tom Reynolds

The announcement by the Victorian Department of Education that it will be banning all mobile devices in state schools has brought national focus to the question of what effect these devices are having.

Author David Gillespie's book Teen Brain aims to examine the effects of extended mobile phone usage on teenagers, especially in regards to anxiety and life-long addiction disorders.

David Gillespie spoke to RTRFM about his book.

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