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Internet addiction disorder

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_addiction_disorder

Internet addiction disorder (IAD), now more commonly called problematic Internet use (PIU), .... 2008). In tandem with this increase, the mental health community has witnessed a ... Cyber-relationsh...

At war with World of Warcraft: an addict tells his story | Technology ...

www.theguardian.com/technology/2011/aug/29/world-of-warcraft-video-game-addict

Aug 29, 2011 ... Former video game addict Ryan van Cleave almost lost everything as his life ... The real world makes me feel impotent … a computer malfunction, ... listing video game addiction as a mental disorder in the 2012 edition of the ...

How Video Game Addiction Can Destroy Your Life | VICE | United ...

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Jan 26, 2015 ... "I was absolutely sure that video game addiction couldn't be a real thing ... Brett's mental health only deteriorated more when he moved back to ...

The psychology of video game addiction - The Week

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Feb 6, 2014 ... So why does video game addiction merit little more than a footnote in the latest DSM, the manual for understanding and diagnosing mental illness? .... If someone has a powerful imagination, the real world doesn't really cut it ...

Mental problems related to World of Warcraft? - Depression/Mental ...

www.medhelp.org/posts/Depression-Mental-Health/Mental-problems-related-to-World-of-Warcraft/show/949576

May 13, 2009 ... Lately i've been struggling with an addiction to the popular video game World of Warcraft. I know a lot of people dont view video games as real ...

Video games: A psychiatric disorder? - USATODAY.com

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Jun 21, 2007 ... Video game makers scoff at the notion that their products can cause a psychiatric disorder. Even some mental health experts say labeling the habit a formal addiction is going too far. Dr. James ... "He is really a mess." She said ...

Gaming Addicted Children at Higher Risk of Mental Health Issues ...

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Dec 16, 2013 ... Gaming Addicted Children at Higher Risk of Mental Health Issues ... Video game addiction is a relatively new phenomenon, but learning ... and that the real figure is more in line with the rate of addiction to other substances.

Is 'gaming addiction' a real disorder? - CNN.com

www.cnn.com/2012/08/05/tech/gaming-gadgets/gaming-addiction-dsm/

Aug 6, 2012 ... The DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) committee that I chair ... Typically it's "World of Warcraft" that they're playing.

Internet Addiction in Adults - Video Game Addiction

www.video-game-addiction.org/internet-addictions-adults.html

When the topic of video game addiction comes up, most people immediately picture a ... needs of spouses and children, and problems with ailing parents or friends in crisis. Everyone needs time to relax, unwind, and take their minds off real life. ... and co-occurring mental health disorders treatment program that combines a ...

What Is Computer and Video Game Addiction?

www.video-game-addiction.org/what-is-computer-internet-addiction.html

For most young people, playing games on a computer, video game console, ... armies, drive (and crash) cars, and wreak havoc on a virtual world with no real- life ... Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM)-IV classifications, although the ...

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Doctor claims 40 percent of World of Warcraft players are addicted ...

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Aug 9, 2006 ... Doctor claims 40 percent of World of Warcraft players are addicted ... Either there are more mentally ill people in the world than I thought, or Orzack's ... to the exclusion of all others risk negative real-world consequences.

World of Warcraft Blamed for Bad mental and Physical health ...

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Symptoms of being addicted to a video game such as World of Warcraft (WOW) ... World of Warcraft Blamed for Bad mental and Physical health. Entertainment & Recreation · Games and ... Well this is true for all things. When someone is busy ...

Diablo, World Of Warcraft, Social Games Flagged For Being ...

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Diablo, World Of Warcraft, Social Games Flagged For Being Addictive, Socially ... your every waking moment of real life doesn't seem to be that bad of a thing. ... And if you're someone with a mental illness or problem then lord save you.