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Call for Gamer Participation

PsyDGamerPsyDGamer Member Posts: 7

Most gamers benefit greatly from playing; however, about fifteen percent of gamers become addicted.  The goal of this research study is to develop a measure that can quickly and easily differentiate the small number of addicted gamers from the majority of gamers who are not addicted.  This measure will allow mental health professionals to identify addicted gamers and provide services to them while simultaneously protecting gamers who are not addicted from becoming stigmatized.

Below you will find a link to a studyYou must be at least 18 years of age to participate in this study.  Participation in this study should take betweeen ten and fifteen minutes.  The study includes a gaming measure, two measure of interpersonal functioning and a demographic questionaire.  At the end of the study is a link that will allow you to enter a raffle for a $20 gift certificate to  Entry in the raffle requires that you are at least 18 years of age and provide a valid email address.  This email address is kept separate from the study, i.e., you will remain anonymous.

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