Internet and Video Game Addiction: What Mental Health Providers Need to Know

Date/Time

May 7, 2014
09:30 AM

Description

Presenter: Paul Weigle, MD
 Attending Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist & Medical Staff President, Natchaug Hospital
 

  • Understanding the extent of and recent changes in video game and Internet use in children and adolescents.
  • Identify symptoms of a behavioral addiction to video games or the Internet, and the controversies and research evidence surrounding the diagnosis.
  • Understand current research findings regarding the epidemiology of pathological computer use including risks, treatments, and outcomes.


Fee for this event is $15.00, payable to Four Winds Hospital


1.5 CME Credits Pending
1.5 CASAC Section 2 criteria and CPP/CPS Section 1 criteria clock hours pending*

Certificates of Attendance, awarded at the completion of each program, can be used for continuing education credits in various disciplines. 

Registration is required, please call 1-800-546-1754 ext. 2413 to reserve your seat, or register online at www.fourwindshospital.com
 

Cost

15.00

Location

View map Four Winds Hospital
800 Cross River Road
Katonah, NY

Additional Information

Sponsor

Four Winds Hospital

Phone

1-800-546-1754

Contact name

Marketing Department

Contact email

market.katonah@fourwindshospital.com

Neighborhood:

Armonk,Bedford,Bronx,Chappaqua,Cross River,Dobbs Ferry,Eastchester,Greenwich,Katonah,Larchmont,Lewisboro,Mamaroneck,Mount Kisco,Mount Vernon,New Rochelle,Port Chester,Pound Ridge,Ridgefield,Rye,Scarsdale,White Plains,Yonkers

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