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Title Internet addiction in children and adolescents : risk factors, assessment, and treatment / Kimberly S. Young, PsyD and Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu, PhD, editors
Published New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, LLC, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 305 pages) : illustrations
Contents Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Introduction: The Evolution of Internet Addiction; Share Internet Addiction in Children and Adolescents: Risk Factors, Assessment, and Treatment; Part I. Risk Factors and Impact; 1. Problematic Interactive Media Use Among Children and Adolescents: Addiction, Compulsion, or Syndrome?; 2. Smartphone Addiction in Children and Adolescents; 3. Narcissism and Social Media Use by Children and Adolescents; 4. Sexting and the @ Generation: Implications, Motivations, and Solutions
13. Family Therapy for Adolescent and Childhood Internet Gaming Addiction; 14. The FITSC-IA Model: A Community-Based Approach; 15. Screen Smart Schools: Initiatives, Policies, and Methods for Maintaining Student Cyberhealth; Index
5. Internet and Gaming Addiction in Youth on the Autism Spectrum: A Particularly Vulnerable Population; 6. Understanding the Cognitive Impact of Internet Addiction on Adolescents; 7. Parental Mental Health and Internet Addiction in Adolescents; Part II. Prevention and Treatment; 8. Assessment Issues With Internet-Addicted Children and Adolescents; 9. Resilience and Preventive Parenting; 10. Teen Drivers and Deadly Digital Distractions: Prevention and Policies; 11. The IMPROVE Tool: A Resource to Assist Families and Clinicians; 12. Electronic Screen Syndrome: Prevention and Treatment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Internet addiction.
Internet and children -- Health aspects.
Internet and teenagers -- Health aspects.
Behavior, Addictive.
Social Media.
Form Electronic book
Author Abreu, Cristiano Nabuco de, editor
Young, Kimberly S., editor
ISBN 0826133738 (electronic bk.)
9780826133731 (electronic bk.)