Gaming Addiction

Oxford study claims there isn’t “sufficient evidence” for gaming disorder

New research from academics argues that this year’s gaming disorder classification lacks context.

1 year ago

Gaming Addiction headlines

  • London psychiatrist wants to offer online counseling through WoW

    British psychiatrist Dr. Richard Graham has relayed to Telegraph UK that he is concerned over MMO player addictions and is offering to help by providing in-game help online.Planning to use World of Warcraft as a starting point, Graham contacted Blizzard to see if it would provide him a free or discounted subscription to the game […]

    11 years ago
  • Game addiction clinic opens in Canada

    According to this London Free Press report, Canada’s first gaming addiction support group will open today in London, Ontario, a branch of the On-Line Gamers Anonymous, which already runs in the US.“It’s high time this got the mainstream media attention that it deserves,” said founder Brad Dorrance.“We’re not going to wait for the medical profession […]

    12 years ago