There are limitations to this study that may reduce the general stability of any conclusions reached: 1 The scope of this study is to reach only our target students in one specific area PHINMA AU — South.
The completed questionnaires were later analyzed. But due to the limitations of the study further research is necessary.
The actual survey was conducted during the respondent break time in order not to disturb their studies. The reliability for this questionnaire is 0. Male gender, login status, emotional ties, and psychological distress were found to be important predictors of internet addiction among students. As an example, Young observed that men tend to seek out dominant activities. Data were collected from those using internet for at least 6 months.
Despite several methodological limitations, the strength of this work in comparison to other reviews in the international body of literature addressing the definition, classification, assessment, epidemiology, and co-morbidity of IAD [ 2 - 5 ], and to reviews [ 6 - 8 ] addressing the treatment of IAD, is that it connects theoretical considerations with the clinical practice of interdisciplinary mental health experts working for years in the field of Internet addiction. Besides that, based on Subrahmanyam et al. Moreover, a study have investigated the prevalence of Internet addiction among South Korean adolescents been made.
In the United State Internet use at various locations increased over time among women relative to men. There is debate about which came first, the addiction or the co-occurring disorder [ 18 , 40 ]. A consent form was attached to the questionnaire whereby the nature of the study was explained to participants. Data Analysis The data collected were analyzed using the statistical methods.
After eight weeks of treatment, the YIAS-K scores and Internet usage times were significantly reduced and the authors cautiously suggest that methylphenidate might be evaluated as a potential treatment of IAD. Completing schoolwork, playing online games, reading and writing emails and engaging in real time chatting are the common online activities. The aim of the present survey was to estimate the prevalence of internet addiction, understand the pattern of internet use, and to determine the association between psychopathology and internet addiction among health education undergraduates.
P-value was set at 0. According to a study by Shapira et al. T-test was used to conduct the differences between male and female in internet addiction. In another word, both genders appear now to have equivalent resources and experience in accessing the internet.
Unfortunately, most of the treatment studies were of low methodological quality and used an intra-group design. Completing schoolwork, playing online games, reading and writing emails and engaging in real time chatting are the common online activities. The rate of Internet use in elementary school students in Korea was reported as Chou and Hsiao reported that the incidence rate of Internet addiction among Taiwan college students was 5.
Bulletin of Omsk University. The development of supportive psychosocial environments such as building a positive ethos within schools is relevant to this study. Unless studies examining the efficacy of the illustrated treatments are not available, findings on the efficacy of the presented treatments are also provided. The Charter calls for health systems to embrace an expanded mandate; one that is sensitive and respectful of cultural needs and focuses on the individual as a whole person, and that moves increasingly in a health promotion direction and beyond models concentrated on the provision of clinical and curative services.
Background of Study Internet usage in the Philippines began in March 29, Hartigan, and they started with simple browsing and e-mail experience and now turned into mechanism to creatively propagate information. Internet addiction, including personal computer game addiction, is currently becoming a serious mental health problem among children and adolescents in the Philippines. There are limitations to this study that may reduce the general stability of any conclusions reached: 1 The scope of this study is to reach only our target students in one specific area PHINMA AU — South. Problematic Internet Use PIU [ 21 ], computer addiction, Internet dependence [ 22 ], compulsive Internet use, pathological Internet use [ 23 ], and many other labels can be found in the literature. Burova, V.
Multimodal Treatments A multimodal treatment approach is characterized by the implementation of several different types of treatment in some cases even from different disciplines such as pharmacology, psychotherapy and family counseling simultaneously or sequentially. Shek, Tang, and Lo [ 71 ] described a multi-level counseling program designed for young people with IAD based on the responses of 59 clients. Since then variations in both name and criteria have been put forward to capture the problem, which is now most popularly known as Internet Addiction Disorder. Moreover, a study have investigated the prevalence of Internet addiction among South Korean adolescents been made. Internet usage decreased significantly from a mean of The mean age of the participants was