When an adult or child starts playing excessively, they may develop many traits that look like depression including: Isolating themself to their room Becoming irritated easily Loss of friends Problems sleeping Physical deconditioning including weight Read more…
Sean Paul, MD
Dr. Paul is a medical doctor, a board certified psychiatrist, and a renowned expert on internet, screen, and video game problems and addictions. He is also the founder of NowPsych.com His blog articles and talks on video game addiction, child and teen psychiatry, are widely read and viewed. Opinions and information on this site are not medical advice.