Gambling and Gaming Addictions in Adolescence / Edition 1 available in Paperback
The guide gives the practitioner an understanding of why children and adolescents may come to play fruit machines/video games to excess and includes knowledge about the risk factors involved in this. It includes practical and common-sense interventions that may be beneficial for such children and adolescents and also includes practical advice to give to parents facing their child’s behavioural addiction.
|Series:||Parent, Adolescent and Child Training Skills Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.90(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.22(d)|
About the Author
Mark Griffiths is lecturer in Psychology at Nottingham Trent University.
Table of Contents
Part I: Behavioural Addictions.
Part II: Technological Addictions.
Part III: Adolescent Gambling.
Part IV: Gambling on Fruit Machines.
Part V: Videogames and Fruit Machines – Commonalities.
Part VI: Adolescent Videogame Playing.
Part VII: Fruit Machines and Videogames – Some FinalComments.
Hints for Parents.