The Resource Internet addiction : a handbook and guide to evaluation and treatment, edited by Kimberly S. Young, Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu

Internet addiction : a handbook and guide to evaluation and treatment, edited by Kimberly S. Young, Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu

Label
Internet addiction : a handbook and guide to evaluation and treatment
Title
Internet addiction
Title remainder
a handbook and guide to evaluation and treatment
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kimberly S. Young, Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Internet addiction is an emergent disorder in the psychiatric and psychological fields. This book provides a theoretical framework to understand how to define and conceptualize compulsive use of the Internet from a clinical perspective. With various theoretical models from the psychiatric, psychological, communication, and sociological fields, it explores the prevalence of the disorder and the most addictive or problematic online applications, such as online pornography, Internet gambling, and online games. Evidenced-based treatment approaches are provided as well. A must-have for every clinician"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.85/84
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC569.5.I54
LC item number
I53 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Internet addiction : a handbook and guide to evaluation and treatment, edited by Kimberly S. Young, Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Understanding Internet behavior and addiction. Prevalence estimates and etiologic models of Internet addiction / Kimberly S. Young, Xiao Dong Yue, and Li Ying -- Clinical assessment of Internet-addicted clients / Kimberly S. Young -- Online social interaction, psychosocial well-being, and problematic Internet use / Scott E. Caplan and Andrew C. High -- Uses and gratifications of Internet addiction / Robert LaRose -- Addition to online role-playing games / Lukas Blinka and David Smahel -- Gambling addition on the Internet / Mark Griffiths -- Cybersex addiction and compulsivity / David L. Delmonico and Elizabeth J. Griffin -- Psychotherapy, treatment, and prevention. The addictive properties of Internet usage / David Greenfield -- Psychotherapy for Internet addiction / Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu and Dora Sampaio Góes -- Working with adolescents addicted to the Internet / Keith W. Beard -- Internet infidelity : a real problem / Monica T. Whitty -- Twelve-step recovery in inpatient treatment for Internet addiction / Shannon Chrismore [and others] -- Toward the prevention of adolescent Internet addiction / Jung-Hye Kwon -- Systemic dynamics with adolescents addicted to the Internet / Franz Eidenbenz -- Closing thoughts and future implications / Kimberly S. Young and Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu
Control code
ocn676698016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470892268
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1002/9781118013991
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
acdcfbeb-b030-4ccc-9270-1602dacaf114
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25034200
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676698016
  • pebco0470892242

Library Locations

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