Intriduction of computer addiction computer addiction a disorder in which the individual turns to the internet or plays computer games in an attempt to change moods, overcome anxiety, deal with depression, reduce isolation or loneliness, or distract themselves from overwhelming problems. Computer game addiction is a serious disorder, then it should be entered into the diagnostic and statistical manual for mental disorders v (dsm-v) with its inclusion, there will be credence to its validity, and therapeutic programs can be created to find and treat those with serious computer game addiction.
Considering the increasing rate of addiction to computer games among iranian adolescents and youth, the present study was conducted to investigate the effects of addiction to computer games on physical and mental health including physical health, anxiety, and depression and impaired social functioning.
This behavior has variously been called internet addiction, pathological internet use, problematic internet use, and a mere symptom of other disorders i am often asked why i call it computer addiction i was not the first to use this term shotton (1989) coined the term in her book computer addiction.
Gaming addiction research paper fauzan fakhrul arifin 2214100104 – teknik elektro institut teknologi sepuluh nopember introduction game is one of the most greatets technology industry right now developer can get so many advantages, for example destiny depending on the research methodology and the definition of computer addiction used. Computer addiction abstract this paper describes the effects of computer addiction to the academic performance of the first year mapua institute of technology students due to the fast advancement of technology nowadays, first year students were getting involved with the use of computer.
Chapter 1 introduction background of the study the rise in the use of the internet has led to many changes in our daily life in particular, this rise has also led to the rise of online gaming online gaming can refer to any type of game that someone can play through the internet or over a computer network. Thesis chapter 1 of addiction in computer games on academic performance of selected grade-9 students of saint mary’s academy of sto nino sy 2015-2016 chapter i:the problem and it’s background introduction: as the results show, addiction to computer affects academic deterioration, personal neglet, isolation, avoidance, no family bonding, health dis order and depression. Introduction to internet addiction julia bursten & mark dombeck, phd ten years ago, the only people who spent a majority of their leisure time on the computer were paid members of the technology industry.
Computer addiction 1293 words | 6 pages computer addiction a disorder in which the individual turns to the internet or plays computer games in an attempt to change moods, overcome anxiety, deal with depression, reduce isolation or loneliness, or distract themselves from overwhelming problems.
Computer addiction thesis statement although some people say that using computers all time wouldn’t be harmful for them and it gives them more experience, overuse of computers has many bad effects such as physicals problems, affects family relations and academic study i abstract computer addiction is a very harmful to us.