PACTS # 13: Gambling and Gaming Addictions in Adolescence

ISBN13 : 9780864316806

Author(s) : Edited by Martin Herbert

Publisher : ACER Press, 2004

SKU : 0864316801

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The Parent, Adolescent and Child Training Skills (PACTS) is a series of highly practical guides designed for use by all practitioners who work with children and their families - community health workers, psychologists, doctors, social workers, teachers, parent educators, therapists, maternal and child health nurses and school counsellors.

The aim of this guide is to provide the practitioner with an understanding of why children and adolescents may come to play videogames in excess, the risk factors associated with gambling and gaming, common sense interventions that may be beneficial and practical advice for parents.

PACTS # 13: Gambling and Gaming Addictions in Adolescence focuses on:

  • Behavioural addictions
  • Technical addictions
  • Gaming machines and videogames
  • Videogame playing in adolescents
  • Violence and aggression in videogames
  • Videogame addiction
  • What can parents do to help?
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