Internet Addiction and Quality of Life among Young Adults: An Exploratory Study
- PsychologyInternational Journal of Indian Psychology
Use of internet facility has increased in recent few years. It has observed that mostly youngsters have been affected from recent development of information and communication technology (Maurya et…
Engineering social networking to combat digital addiction: the case of online peer groups
- Computer Science
This thesis proposes a method that supports the ability to adapt the scope and functionalities of an online peer group platform to fit various peer groups styles and dynamics with the aim of maintaining the validity and quality over the behaviour awareness and change programme.
Direct and Interaction Effects of Co-Existing Familial Risk Factors and Protective Factors Associated With Internet Addiction Among Chinese Students in Hong Kong
- Psychology, Medicine
The finding highlights that family-based interventions, which modify familial risk and protective factors, should be effective for adolescent IA, but caution is required about potential risk-enhancement moderations between such factors.
Gray matter differences in the anterior cingulate and orbitofrontal cortex of young adults with Internet gaming disorder: Surface-based morphometry
- Biology, PsychologyJournal of behavioral addictions
Individuals with IGD had a thinner cortex and a smaller GMV in the ACC and OFC, which are critical areas for evaluating reward values, error processing, and adjusting behavior, which may contribute to IGD pathophysiology through altered risk/reward decision-making and diminished behavioral control.
A critical review of “Internet addiction” criteria with suggestions for the future
- PsychologyJournal of behavioral addictions
The evidence base is currently not strong enough to provide support for an Internet addiction disorder, and a focus on problem behaviors appears warranted.
Impaired inhibitory control in ‘internet addiction disorder’: A functional magnetic resonance imaging study
- Psychology, MedicinePsychiatry Research: Neuroimaging
INTERNET ADDICTORS AND THEIR PSYCHOLOGICAL WELL-BEING, SLEEP QUALITY AND SELF ESTEEM
The purpose of this investigation is to compare internet addictors and non-addictors for psychological well being, sleep disturbance, and self esteem. The total sample of 100 students with an equal…
Evaluation of Internet Addiction and Mental Health Status among Medical Sciences Students in Bushehr, Southwest of Iran
- Medicine, Psychology
The Internet addiction among the students was high and Organizing cognitive behavioral intervention programs may be effective in developing self-regulation skills of students in order to control their Internet use.
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Pathological computer use in the USA, in 2007 International Symposium on the Counseling and Treatment of Youth Internet Addiction
- Seoul, Korea, National Youth Commission,
Pathological Computer Game Use
- Political Science
The National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS) was created to provide statistics of reported violent deaths, but also to educate and possibly prevent more violent deaths from occurring.
LESSONS FROM COLUMBINE: VIRTUAL AND REAL RAGE
The 1999 attack on Columbine High School by two of its students resulted in 15 dead and 24 wounded. The death toll might easily have been over forty times higher. An attempt is made to understand the…
Potential Markers for Problematic Internet Use: A Telephone Survey of 2,513 Adults
- Medicine, PsychologyCNS Spectrums
Potential markers of problematic Internet use seem present in a sizeable proportion of adults, and future studies should delineate whether problematic internet use constitutes a pathological behavior that meets criteria for an independent disorder, or represents a symptom of other psychopathologies.
Prevalence Underestimated in Problematic Internet Use Study
- PsychologyCNS Spectrums
A telephone survey measuring the self-report of "problematic Internet use" is a useful start in determining the prevalence of this compulsive behavior in the United States, however, the results surely underestimate the extent of the problem.
Epidemiologic and clinical updates on impulse control disorders: a critical review
- PsychologyEuropean Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience
The article summarizes the phenomenology, epidemiology and comorbidity of the ICDs and particular attention is paid to the relationship between I CDs and obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD).
Modification in the Proposed Diagnostic Criteria for Internet Addiction
- PsychologyCyberpsychology Behav. Soc. Netw.
Signs of excessive Internet use are compared to the criteria used to diagnose other addictions and pathological gambling is compared to problematic Internet use because of overlapping criteria.
School-based programs for Internet addiction prevention and intervention, in 2007 International Symposium on the Counseling and Treatment of Youth Internet Addiction
- Seoul, Korea, National Youth Commission,
The case of online gaming addiction without other comorbid psychiatric disorders, in 2007 International Symposium on the Counseling and Treatment of Youth Internet Addiction, Seoul, Korea
- National Youth Commission,