Research Article
Volume 8 Issue 8 - 2020
School-based Prediction and Prevention of Adolescent Internet Addiction towards Touch Screen Mobile by Motivational Therapy
Bhumika Chauhan, Jyoti Durgapal, Deepak Teotia and Sisir Nandi*
Global Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Kashipur, Uttarakhand, India
*Corresponding Author: Sisir Nandi, Global Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Kashipur, Uttarakhand, India.
Received: June 11, 2020; Published: July 13, 2020




Abstract

The Internet is frequently used in touch screen mobile. Excessive affinity towards internet-based online data collection, downloading pictures, videos, cyber relationships, and social media may produce addiction disorders and anxiety caused by an imbalance of neurotransmitters. The present study is an attempt to discuss internet addiction disorder (IAD), internet gaming disorder (IGD), and give awareness to society to get rid of this addiction. The adolescent having 14 - 17 years old has a greater affinity towards the internet and touch screen mobile. The present study is an attempt to survey school-based prediction of adolescent internet addiction towards touch device and to know the number of students badly affected with symptoms like eye pain, headache, loss of attention, shortness of temper, depression, loss of appetite and sleeping disorder. The badly affected adolescents can be prevented by delivering a motivational lecture to increase awareness and to prevent the attack of this internet addiction and gaming disorders.

Keywords: Adolescent Internet Addiction; Touch Screen Mobile; IAD; IGD; Motivational Therapy

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Citation: Sisir Nandi., et al. “School-based Prediction and Prevention of Adolescent Internet Addiction towards Touch Screen Mobile by Motivational Therapy”. EC Pharmacology and Toxicology 8.8 (2020): 33-39.

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