Internet and Gaming Addiction: Challenges and Recommendations, National Conference, Nicosia, Cyprus

How common is internet addiction? What percentage of online users are addicted to the internet?

Emphasys Centre hosted a National Conference on the 20th of September 2018 at Altius Hotel, in Nicosia, Cyprus.

During the conference, Dr. Daria J. Kuss, Senior Lecturer- Chartered Psychologist at Nottingham Trent University gave a speech on ‘Internet and Gaming Addiction: Challenges and Recommendations’. The aim of the speech was to inform parents, teachers and young people regarding their online activities and the reasons for the overuse of the internet. The speech had stimulated the interest of the audience and a brief Q&A discussion was held afterward where the audience expressed their concerns regarding the subject.