Internet Addiction: A Handbook and Guide to Evaluation and Treatment (Google eBook)
Kimberly S. Young, Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu
John Wiley & Sons, Oct 7, 2010 - Psychology - 320 pages
Internet Addiction: A Handbook and Guide to Evaluation and Treatment
"This book provides cutting-edge coverage by expanding the field to include specific problems such as online gaming, cybersex addiction, and gambling addiction. Its extensive attention to dealing with adolescents is essential, given the rapid rise in media and technology use by both Net Generation young adults and iGeneration teenagers. I am thrilled to have this invaluable, comprehensive, well-written resource for my own work and recommend it to people who need to understand this unique form of addiction."
"Our clients come to us when online pornography, video gaming, social networking, gambling, and surfing create untenable disruptions in their lives. If we do not understand what we are seeing and how to address it, we will not be able to provide the help they need. This book provides the practical information clinicians can use to assess and treat this growing problem."
"Internet Addiction: A Handbook and Guide to Evaluation and Treatment provides an integrated and current overview of the different types of Internet addiction-gaming addiction, gambling addiction, and cybersex addiction. The authors deserve ample praise in providing such a comprehensive and informative guide for Internet addiction."
The first empirically informed reference for defining, assessing, diagnosing, and treating problematic Internet use Comprehensive and timely, Internet Addiction explores:
International in scope and empirically based, the cultural and global impact of this subject is discussed, introducing practitioners to the latest clinical implications, assessment methods, and treatment approaches in working with clients suffering from this emerging addictive disorder.
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Clinical Assessment of InternetAddicted Clients 19
Online Social Interaction Psychosocial WeilBeing
Uses and Gratifications of Internet Addiction 55
Addiction to Online RolePlaying Games 73
Gambling Addiction on the Internet 91
Cybersex Addiction and Compulsivity 113
Psychotherapy for Internet Addiction 155