Internet Addiction

Internet addiction refers to a pathological use of computers or technology that is characterized by intrusive urges to engage in online behaviors to an extent that contributes to significant impairments in daily life (e.g., relationships, school, physical health). The following articles from the Journal of Adventist Education may help you in recognizing this behavior and developing strategies to address it.

"Caught in the Net: Recognizing Internet Addiction in Youth"

"Recognizing and Avoiding Potential Triggers for Internet Gaming Addiction"