Treatment outcomes using CBT-IA with Internet-addicted patients (2013)

Treatment outcomes using CBT-IA with Internet-addicted patients

JournalJournal of Behavioral Addictions
PublisherAkadémiai Kiadó
ISSN2062-5871 (Print)
2063-5303 (Online)
SubjectPsychology and Psychiatry
IssueVolume 2, Number 4/December 2013
CategoryFull-Length Report
Subject GroupBehavioral Science
Online DateFriday, December 13, 2013



Aboujaoude, E., Koran, L. M., Gamel, N., Large, M. D. & Serpe, R. T. (2006). Potential markers for problematic Internet use: A telephone survey of 2,513 adults. CNS Spectrums, 11, 750–755.

Beard, K. W. & Wolf, E. M. (2001). Modification in the proposed diagnostic criteria for Internet addiction. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 4, 377–383.

Block, J. J. (2008). Issues for DSM-V: Internet addiction. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 165, 306–307.

Brand, M., Laier, C., Pawlikowski, M., Schächtle, U., Schöler, T. & Altstötter-Gleich, C. (2011). Watching pornographic pictures on the Internet: Role of sexual arousal ratings and psychological-psychiatric symptoms for using Internet sex sites excessively. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 14(6), 371–377.

Caplan, S. E. (2005). A social skill account of problematic Internet use. Journal of Communication, 55(4), 721–736.

Davis, R. A. (2001). A cognitive-behavioral model of pathological Internet use. Computers in Human Behavior, 17, 187–195.

Ferraro, G., Caci, B., D’Amico, A. & Di Blasi, M. (2007). Internet addiction disorder: An Italian study. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 10, 170–175.

Ghassemzadeh, L., Shahraray, M. & Moradi, A. (2008). Prevalence of Internet addiction and comparison of Internet addicts and non-addicts in Iranian high schools. Cyberpsychology & Behavior, 11, 731–733.

Greenfield, D. N. (1999). Virtual addiction: Help for netheads, cyberfreaks, and those who love them. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger.

Hall, A. S. & Parsons, J. (2001). Internet addiction: College students case study using best practices in behavior therapy. Journal of Mental Health Counseling, 23, 312–327.

Hansen, S. (2002). Excessive Internet usage or Internet addiction? The implications of diagnostic categories for student users. Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, 18, 235–239.

Jaffe, A. & Uhls, Y. I. Internet Addiction—Epidemic or Fad? Can people really get addicted to the holy internet? Psychology Today. Retrieved on November 17, 2011 from

Johansson, A. & Götestam, K. G. (2004). Internet addiction: Characteristics of a questionnaire and prevalence in Norwegian youth (twelve-18 years). Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, 45, 223–229.

Kaltiala-Heino, R., Lintonen, T. & Rimpelä, A. (2004). Internet addiction? Potentially problematic use of the Internet in a population of twelve to 18 year old adolescents. Addiction Research Theory, 12, 89–96.

Khazaal, Y., Billieux, J., Thorens, G., Khan, R., Louati, Y., Scarlatti, E., Theintz, F., Lederrey, J., Van Der Linden, M. & Zullino, D. (2008). French validation of the Internet Addiction Test. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 11, 703–706.

Korkeila, J., Kaarlas, S., Jääskeläinen, M., Vahlberg, T. & Taiminen, T. (2010). Attached to the web — harmful use of the Internet and its correlates. European Psychiatry, 25, 236–241.

Lam, L. T., Peng, Z., Mai, J. & Jing, J. (2009). Factors associated with Internet addiction among adolescents. Cyberpsychology & Behavior, 12, 551–555.

LaRose, R., Mastro, D. & Eastin, M. S. (2001). Understanding Internet usage: A social cognitive approach to uses and gratifications. Social Science Computer Review, 19, 395–413.

Leung, L. (2007). Stressful life events, motives for Internet use, and social support among digital kids. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 10, 204–214.

Marlatt, G. A., Blume, A. W. & Parks, G. A. (2001). Integrating harm reduction therapy and traditional substance abuse treatment. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 33, 13–21.

Sang-Hun, C. (2010). South Korea expands aid for Internet addiction. The New York Times. Retrieved on May 28, 2010 from

Shapira, N. A., Lessig, M. C., Goldsmith, T. D., Szabo, S. T., Lazoritz, M., Gold, M. S. & Stein, D. J. (2003). Problematic Internet use: Proposed classification and diagnostic criteria. Depression and Anxiety, 17, 207–216.

Simkova, B. & Cincera, J. (2004). Internet addiction disorder and chatting in the Czech Republic. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 7, 536–539.

Siomos, K. E., Dafouli, E. D., Braimiotis, D. A., Mouzas, O. D. & Angelopoulos, N. V. (2008). Internet addiction among Greek adolescent students. Cyberpsychology & Behavior, 11, 653–657.

Suhail, K. & Bargees, Z. (2006). Effects of excessive Internet use on undergraduate students in Pakistan. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 9, 297–307.

Widyanto, L., Griffiths, M. D. & Brunsden, V. (2011). A psychometric comparison of the Internet Addiction Test, the Internet-Related Problem Scale, and self-diagnosis. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 14(3), 141–149.

Young, K. S. (1996). Psychology of computer use: XL. Addictive use of the Internet: A case that breaks the stereotype. Psychological Reports, 79(3), 899–902.

Young, K. S. (1998). Internet addiction: The emergence of a new clinical disorder. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 1, 237–244.

Young, K. S. (2004). Internet addiction: A new clinical phenomena and its consequences. American Behavioral Scientist, 48, 402–415.

Young, K. S. (2007). Cognitive-behavioral therapy with Internet addicts: Treatment outcomes and implications. Cyber-Psychology & Behavior, 10, 671–679.

Young, K. S. (2010). Clinical assessment of Internet-addicted clients. In K. Young & C. Nabuco de Abreu (Eds.), Internet addiction: A handbook and guide for evaluation and treatment (pp. 19–34). New York, NY: Wiley.

Young, K. S. (2011). CBT-IA: The first treatment model to address Internet addiction. Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 25, 304–312.