PROVIDENCE, R.I., (WJAR) — The great disconnect is getting parents’ attention.

Cell phones are meant to connect children to parents and vice versa. In reality, these little devices may have led to a major disconnect, according to Dr. Catherine Steiner-Adair, a clinical psychologist and author of the book: The Big Disonnect: Protecting childhood and family relationships in the digital age. Recently, she spoke to children and parents at The Gordon School, a private K-8 school in East Providence. Read more at: