Dr Le was recently invited to participate as a panelist for the Mental Health Professionals Network live webinar on Internet Gaming Addiction.
Perspectives on IGD from a GP, psychologist, psychiatrist and MH nurse suitable and directed at clinicians
Full 60 minute Youtube link and case study notes available FREE at MHPN.org.au here:
Through an exploration of online gaming addiction, the webinar will provide participants with the opportunity to:
- recognise clinical effects and harms to mental health related to internet gaming addiction
- increase skills and understanding of managing internet gaming addiction and improve awareness of evidence based interventions
- identify strategies to engage specialist services when treating someone with internet gaming addiction.links:
This week Dr Le was delighted to give a talk to the teachers and staff at Scotch College titled “Student Education and Well-being in the Digital Age” at the Torrens Park Campus in Adelaide.
Dr Le’s key message was this:
“No matter how sophisticated or advanced technology gets, we cannot forget the human aspect of learning. We must continue to invest in teachers who care about student education and well-being.”
Continue reading Student Education and Well-being in the Digital Age – Scotch College Talk
CGI Clinic is excited to see the next episode of SBS’s Dateline featuring a special on “Korea’s Internet Addicts”. This will be featured this week, on Tuesday night at 21:30pm AEST. This blog post is a preview commentary on snippets revealed on the SBS website here.
Continue reading SBS Dateline “Korea’s Internet Addicts” Preview Commentary
Dr Le’s TEDx Talk is finally online! Please share our message with your colleagues, friends and family. Do you have a childhood bucket list? What activity have you immersed yourself in lately? Please comment in the Youtube link or discuss in our CGI Clinic Facebook page.
This blog post is for the CGI Clinic talk at the Boylan Ward Adolescent Mental Health Unit Grand Rounds at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital, January 2016. We will review the following journal article featured in the RANZJP, which can be found here
Continue reading Pathological Internet and Video Game Users in South Australian Teens