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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.

Synopsis:

This practical guide is designed for anyone working with children, adolescents and their families. It offers a valuable insight into the different forms of gambling and games addiction whilst offering hints for parents when faced with this behavioural addiction.

About the Author

Mark Griffiths is lecturer in Psychology at Nottingham Trent University.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

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 Final Comments.

References.

Further Reading.

Appendices.

Hints for Parents.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781854333483
Author:
Griffiths, Mark
Publisher:
Wiley-Blackwell
Author:
Griffiths
Author:
Griffiths, David
Author:
Griffiths, Dawn
Author:
Herbert
Author:
Herbert, Brian
Subject:
Compulsive gambling
Subject:
Teenage gamblers
Subject:
Developmental - Adolescent
Subject:
Psychopathology - Compulsive Behavior
Subject:
Psychopathology - Addiction
Subject:
Clinical Psychology
Subject:
Recovery and Addiction - General
Copyright:
Series:
Parent, Adolescent and Child Training Skills
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
July 2002
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
9.64x6.82x.24 in. .32 lbs.

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