GRIFFITHS, M., 2005. Online therapy of addictive behaviors. CyberPsychology and Behavior, 8 (6), pp. 555-561.
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Clinicians working in the field of addictive behaviors cannot afford to ignore the Internet. Psychological advice, help, and treatment for addicts are no exceptions, with both counseling and psychotherapy entering the computer age. This paper reviews the main issues in the area and approaches the discussion acknowledging that online therapy has to be incorporated within the overall framework of the need for clinical assistance. The paper also provides brief overviews of some websites as illustrative examples of what types of online therapy are available.
|Item Type:||Journal article|
|Publication Title:||CyberPsychology and Behavior|
|Publisher:||Mary Ann Liebert|
|Divisions:||Schools > School of Social Sciences|
|Depositing User:||EPrints Services|
|Date Added:||09 Oct 2015 10:21|
|Last Modified:||19 Oct 2015 14:30|
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