Authors:Sawitri Assanangkornchai, Edward B. McNeil, Nopporn Tantirangsee, Phunnapa Kittirattanapaiboon, and Thai National Mental Health Survey Team
gambling has been conducted in Thailand. Using data from the National MentalHealth Survey in 2013, this study aimed to examine the prevalence of problem and pathological gambling, gender and age-group differences in gambling types, and comorbidities with
Authors:Victoria Manning, Nicki. A. Dowling, Stuart Lee, Simone Rodda, Joshua Benjamin Bernard Garfield, Rachel Volberg, Jayashri Kulkarni, and Dan Ian Lubman
consistently revealed high rates of comorbidity between gambling and mentalhealth disorders. These studies reveal a high prevalence of mentalhealth conditions among problem and/or pathological gamblers in general population samples (57.5% comorbid substance
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Keyes, C.L.M. (2007). Promoting and protecting mentalhealth as flourishing. A complementary strategy for
Authors:Simon Marmet, Joseph Studer, Matthias Wicki, Nicolas Bertholet, Yasser Khazaal, and Gerhard Gmel
; Sussman et al., 2011 ), and little is known about how the co-occurrence of these addictions is associated with mentalhealth problems (MHPs).
This study investigated what proportion of variance in the severity of four MHPs – social anxiety disorder
Authors:Wei-Hsin Lu, Kun-Hua Lee, Chih-Hung Ko, Ray C. Hsiao, Huei-Fan Hu, and Cheng-Fang Yen
individuals with these mentalhealth problems, the Internet may serve as a means of coping with negative feelings because they expect positive outcomes such as tension reduction and disinhibition from the Internet ( Brand, Laier, & Young, 2014 ; Wu et
Authors:Jon E. Grant, Katherine Lust, and Samuel R. Chamberlain
, Tiamiyu, & Weeks, 2018a ; Elhai, Vasquez, Lustgarten, Levine, & Hall, 2018b ; Fırat et al., 2018 ). What is less well-known is whether there are associations between problematic smartphone use and other mentalhealth problems, such as alcohol and
Authors:Rosa Rodriguez-Monguio, Maria Errea, and Rachel Volberg
.1%), and illicit drug abuse/dependence (17.2%). For mentalhealth disorders, the highest mean prevalence was for any type of mood disorder (37.9%), any type of anxiety disorder (37.4%), and major depression (23.1%) ( Lorains et al., 2011 ).
A substantial number of people worldwide suffer from mentalhealth problems during their lifetime ( Kessler et al., 2005 ; Steel et al., 2014 ). The psychiatric symptoms often lead to distress, compromising
family histories, suggesting neural markers of executive functioning may be related to increased vulnerability for developing alcohol use disorders in this population ( Cservenka, 2016 ). One large Internet-based assessment of mentalhealth in college
Authors:Julia Brailovskaia, Elke Rohmann, Hans-Werner Bierhoff, Jürgen Margraf, and Volker Köllner
provided empirical evidence about a close relationship between addictive Facebook use – a label that in the following will be used in the current study – and various variables of mentalhealth. Addictive use of Facebook was described to be positively linked