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Inclusion of gaming disorder criteria in ICD-11: A clinical perspective in favor

Commentary on: Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 Gaming Disorder proposal (Aarseth et al.)

Authors: Susumu Higuchi, Hideki Nakayama, Satoko Mihara, Masaki Maezono, Takashi Kitayuguchi and Takuma Hashimoto

The latest beta draft version of the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11), which was released in October 2016, included the definition of a new disorder, “gaming disorder” (GD) ( World Health Organization

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ICD-11 Gaming Disorder: Needed and just in time or dangerous and much too early?

Commentary on: Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 Gaming Disorder proposal (Aarseth et al.)

Author: Wim van den Brink

The Issue In their open debate paper on the proposal for the introduction of “Gaming Disorder” as a new diagnostic category in WHO ICD-11 (International Classification of Diseases, 11th revision), Aarseth et al. ( 2016 ) send a

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Including gaming disorder in the ICD-11: The need to do so from a clinical and public health perspective

Commentary on: A weak scientific basis for gaming disorder: Let us err on the side of caution (van Rooij et al., 2018)

Authors: Hans-Jürgen Rumpf, Sophia Achab, Joël Billieux, Henrietta Bowden-Jones, Natacha Carragher, Zsolt Demetrovics, Susumu Higuchi, Daniel L. King, Karl Mann, Marc Potenza, John B. Saunders, Max Abbott, Atul Ambekar, Osman Tolga Aricak, Sawitri Assanangkornchai, Norharlina Bahar, Guilherme Borges, Matthias Brand, Elda Mei-Lo Chan, Thomas Chung, Jeff Derevensky, Ahmad El Kashef, Michael Farrell, Naomi A. Fineberg, Claudia Gandin, Douglas A. Gentile, Mark D. Griffiths, Anna E. Goudriaan, Marie Grall-Bronnec, Wei Hao, David C. Hodgins, Patrick Ip, Orsolya Király, Hae Kook Lee, Daria Kuss, Jeroen S. Lemmens, Jiang Long, Olatz Lopez-Fernandez, Satoko Mihara, Nancy M. Petry, Halley M. Pontes, Afarin Rahimi-Movaghar, Florian Rehbein, Jürgen Rehm, Emanuele Scafato, Manoi Sharma, Daniel Spritzer, Dan J. Stein, Philip Tam, Aviv Weinstein, Hans-Ulrich Wittchen, Klaus Wölfling, Daniele Zullino and Vladimir Poznyak

Introduction Over the past year, there has been a lively debate concerning the inclusion of gaming disorder (GD) in the draft of the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) by the World Health

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Authors: Espen Aarseth, Anthony M. Bean, Huub Boonen, Michelle Colder Carras, Mark Coulson, Dimitri Das, Jory Deleuze, Elza Dunkels, Johan Edman, Christopher J. Ferguson, Maria C. Haagsma, Karin Helmersson Bergmark, Zaheer Hussain, Jeroen Jansz, Daniel Kardefelt-Winther, Lawrence Kutner, Patrick Markey, Rune Kristian Lundedal Nielsen, Nicole Prause, Andrew Przybylski, Thorsten Quandt, Adriano Schimmenti, Vladan Starcevic, Gabrielle Stutman, Jan Van Looy and Antonius J. Van Rooij

This debate paper is a copy of a letter that the authors sent to the WHO Topic advisory group on Mental Health under the subject header “Gaming Disorder in ICD-11: Letter of concern” on November 9, 2016. It reflects the personal opinion of

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Authors: Beáta Bőthe, Marc N. Potenza, Mark D. Griffiths, Shane W. Kraus, Verena Klein, Johannes Fuss and Zsolt Demetrovics

Behavior Disorder (CSBD) has been included as a new diagnostic entity in the eleventh edition of The International Statistical Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) ( World Health Organization, 2019 ). The inclusion followed extensive theoretical debates

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Promoting educational, classification, treatment, and policy initiatives

Commentary on: Compulsive sexual behaviour disorder in the ICD-11 (Kraus et al., 2018)

Authors: Mateusz Gola and Marc N. Potenza

. Kraus et al. ( 2018 ) described criteria for CSB disorder as proposed for inclusion in ICD-11. In our opinion, the World Health Organization’s decision for proposing CSB disorder for inclusion in the upcoming ICD-11 is a very important step from the

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Balancing between prejudice and fact for Gaming Disorder: Does the existence of alcohol use disorder stigmatize healthy drinkers or impede scientific research?

Commentary on “Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 Gaming Disorder proposal”

Authors: Seung-Yup Lee, Hyekyung Choo and Hae Kook Lee

Introduction The debate paper of Aarseth et al. ( 2016 ) arguing that the introduction of Gaming Disorder (GD) in the 11th Revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) will cause “significantly more harm

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Inclusion of Gaming Disorder in ICD has more advantages than disadvantages

Commentary on: Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 Gaming Disorder proposal (Aarseth et al.)

Authors: Orsolya Király and Zsolt Demetrovics

Introduction In a recent debate paper on the World Health Organization’s (WHO) 11th Revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) Gaming Disorder (GD) proposal, Aarseth et al. ( 2016 ) argue that the

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; Dullur & Starcevic, 2018 ) and others advocating for its inclusion in the forthcoming 11th edition of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11; Billieux et al., 2017 ; King et al., 2018 ; Saunders et al., 2017 ). At present, beta draft

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Lost in the chaos: Flawed literature should not generate new disorders

Commentary on: Chaos and confusion in DSM-5 diagnosis of Internet Gaming Disorder: Issues, concerns, and recommendations for clarity in the field (Kuss et al.)

Authors: Antonius J. Van Rooij and Daniel Kardefelt-Winther

. , Van Looy , J. , & Van Rooij , A. J. ( 2016 ). Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 Gaming Disorder proposal . Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 1 – 4 . doi: 10

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