Parental mental health and Internet Addiction in adolescents.

  title={Parental mental health and Internet Addiction in adolescents.},
  author={Lawrence T. Lam},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
PURPOSE This study aimed to investigate the relationship between parental mental health, particularly depression, and Internet Addiction (IA) among adolescents. METHODS This was a population-based parent-and-child dyad health survey utilising a random sampling technique. Adolescent IA was measured by the Internet Addiction Test (IAT) designed by Young. The mental health status of the parents was assessed using the Depression, Anxiety, Stress Scale (DASS). Data were analysed using logistic… CONTINUE READING
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