Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
National Addictions Management Service
MENU

Public Forum: Is 'Internet & Gaming Addiction' Real?
Lets face it together 2021

Add This
Print This Page
Start of content

In our increasingly connected world, using the Internet comes with its multitude of benefits and is a daily affair for many of us. But when taken to the extreme, any device that has internet access can be addictive, such as smartphones or tablets. How do you know if you are spending an appropriate amount of time playing online games or on the Internet?

Join this public forum to learn more about Internet Gaming Disorder, excessive use of the Internet and the available avenues for help.

Watch on YouTube

PROGRAMME

10.30am          WELCOME ADDRESS
                              by A/Prof Lee Cheng, Programme Director, NAMS

10.40am          'INTERNET ADDICTION' DISORDERS:
                              IDENTIFICATION & TREATMENT APPROACHES

                              by Dr Melvyn Zhang

11.00am          MANAGING YOUR CHILD'S INTERNET JOURNEY
                              by Dr Jiow Hee Jhee

11.20am          COMMUNITY RESOURCES FOR INTERNET/ GAMING ADDICTIONS
                              by Mr Alvin Seng

11.40am          Q&A SESSION
                              by Dr Melvyn Zhang, Dr Jiow Hee Jhee & Mr Alvin Seng

12.00pm          END

SPEAKERS



© Copyright 2022. NAMS. All Rights Reserved
All addictions: 6-7326837, Gambling helpline: 1-800-6-668-668