Many parents believe that if they place the computer in a nearby room and “check up” on their child from time to time, they are providing meaningful supervision.
Very few parents knew what exactly their kids were doing on-line, other than to say they play games or chat.
Soon they will begin dropping in words and phrases that will steer you into sexual situations and before you know it, you could be in for serious trouble.
Keep in mind the following: This section is for parents: With regard to the Disabilities-R-Us chat room, children are not permitted. Most of us in the room are in our 30's to 50's and a few in our 80's.
Up until this, I thought things were okay in our marriage, though of course we haven’t had much couple time with the demands of four children but this discovery has come as a bolt out of the blue.
AWith people spending more and more time online, accessing pornography and adult websites can be a big problem in modern marriages.) We do our best to maintain a safe environment, but much of that safety must come from your actions, not ours.We all are eager to make good friends, but slow down. Making real friends takes time so please take a few weeks or months to get to know someone before you give out personal information.Instead, they should be outside playing with friends or doing some other supervised activity that involves fresh air.Most people in chat rooms are adults and who more than occasionally talk about adult subjects -- things children should learn from parents, not strangers in a chatroom. We have seen way too many children give just enough information about themselves to where it took only a matter of seconds to get their home addresses and phone numbers. Also, and to some parents disbelief, over the years we have had the unfortunate opportunities to assist in having over a dozen unwise testosterone filled young adults hauled off in handcuffs by various state and federal law enforcement agencies for committing serious illegal acts online.