Dr. Spector is a nationally recognized expert in digital addiction.  Since 2009, Dr. Spector has specialized in the treatment of compulsive tech use in his Maryland based private practice. His work has been recognized via media appearances on Good Morning America, Matter of Fact with Soledad O’Brien, NPR’s the Diane Rehm show, as well as Channel 4 and Channel 5 local News.  He is a sought after speaker and presenter at national conferences focusing on innovative and ground breaking treatments for addiction and mental health as it relates to digital media.  He has consulted with or been highlighted in numerous articles about digital wellness including the Washington Post, the New York Times, Voice of America, The Baltimore Sun, Scholastic Magazine, rewire.org, and Bethesda Magazinelearn more

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“Gaming Disorder”?
June 19, 2018
Gamers Learn To Play Responsibly     As quoted in her article, Dr. Edward Spector said, There are many resources out there for people to get h...
April 26, 2018
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How To Help Teens And Children Fight ‘Tech Addiction’
March 16, 2017
How To Help Teens And Children Fight ‘Tech Addiction’ Hear the Podcast from The Diane Rehm show where I talk about how to battle Tech Addiction just Click 
Interview by Parent Insider on Video Game Addiction
February 8, 2017
See the videos below where I talk about video game addiction in an exclusive interview by Parent Insider