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Sunday, June 16 • 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Smartphones, mental health, and addiction: a conversation about relationships, ethics, and tweaking our behaviour

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What’s worse, the impact of smartphones on our mood, our brain, or our family? What can we do about it? Join Dr Dani Einstein and Rabbi Jacqueline Ninio as they explore the links between our generation’s device use, mental health, and relationships. Dani will provide a practical way of thinking about what lures us into device addiction and suggest actions we can take to strengthen our families. Rabbi Ninio will tackle the ethics, looking at healthy device use from the perspective of Jewish teachings. The ultimate aim is cultural change.

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Jacqueline Ninio

Rabbi Ninio was ordained in 1998 and has been at Emanuel Synagogue, Woollahra, since then. She was the synagogue’s first female rabbi and the third Australian-born woman to receive rabbinic ordination. She has an interest in midrash, liturgy, and ethics and is an active leader in... Read More →
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Danielle Einstein

Dr Einstein is a clinical psychologist specialising in anxiety and depression. Previously Head of the Anxiety Clinic at Westmead Hospital, since 2008 Danielle has been working with schools and researchers across Australia to develop programs for treating and preventing anxiety and... Read More →

Sunday June 16, 2019 1:15pm - 2:15pm PDT
Room 5