Disordered gambling and co-morbidity of psychiatric disorders among college students: An examination of problem drinking, anxiety and depression

@article{Martin2013DisorderedGA,
  title={Disordered gambling and co-morbidity of psychiatric disorders among college students: An examination of problem drinking, anxiety and depression},
  author={Ryan J. Martin and Stuart Lawrence Usdan and Jennifer L Cremeens and Karen Vail-Smith},
  journal={Journal of Gambling Studies},
  year={2013},
  volume={30},
  pages={321-333}
}
We assessed the occurrence of co-morbid psychiatric disorders (i.e., problem drinking, anxiety, and depression) among college students who met the threshold for disordered gambling. The participants included a large sample of undergraduate students (n = 1,430) who were enrolled in an introductory health course at a large, southeastern university in Spring 2011 and completed an online assessment that included scales to assess disordered gambling, problem drinking, anxiety, and depression. We… CONTINUE READING