What is Video Game Addiction?

The ultra lucrative video game industry is perpetually releasing more complex, realistic and compelling (enthralling for many) video games have been strategically designed to capture and sustain the attention of increasingly sophisticated and able gamers.  The nature of these video games seems, for many to generate an increased compulsion to relentlessly engage in game play […]

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Internet Addiction Disorder | Pornography & Cyber Sex

DIAGNOSTIC QUESTIONNAIRE: INTERNET ADDICTION DISORDER THE EMERGENCE OF A NEW CLINICAL DISORDER Anecdotal reports have long sustained that Internet users become addicted to the Internet in much that same way that others became addicted to drugs or alcohol. Addictive and compulsive internet use has clearly resulted in significant academic, social, and occupational impairment for many of us. […]

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Seattle Teenage Drug Abuse and Addiction Prevention

Teenage Drug Abuse. Protecting Your Kids from Substance Abuse and Addiction While raising your child is one of the most rewarding aspects of living your life, it is also one of the toughest. As children grow up and become teens, the issues that surround parenting change and many families recognize that their youngsters will certainly […]

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Can Facebook Make You Sad? Internet Addiction Therapy

Internet Addiction Treatment Therapy in Seattle for Facebook Addiction and Internet Addiction Disorder:           Facebook has granted us a new form of communication that has transformed life in so many ways unimagined just a short time ago. Facebook’s statistics are astounding. In just one single decade, Facebook has signed up some […]

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Conscious Uncoupling Starts With Unconscious Coupling

Conscious Uncoupling Starts With Unconscious Coupling. Couples Relationship Counseling in Seattle! If possible you haven’t heard, Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin (a movie star &  rock star, respectively) announced their divorce this week after a respectable ten-years of marriage.   In fact numerous celebrity duos have recently announced their split as a “conscious uncoupling” — […]

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Technology Addiction Figured Out | A Tech Addicts Cure?

Smart Phone Social Norms | Can You Stay in the Room? Perhaps . . . readers  know that All Tech Considered  has been exploring the social norms around obsessively (inappropriately)  checking your smartphone while out with real, live human beings. Is it a big no-no, or a new normal? Is it totally not cool in a […]

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Internet and Techno Addicted Youth | Selfie Addict Attempts Suicide

Selfie addict attempts suicide after failing to take the perfect selfie . . . .  “People don’t realise when they post a picture of themselves on Facebook or Twitter it can so quickly spiral out of control. It becomes a mission to get approval and it can destroy anyone,” “It’s a real problem like drugs, […]

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