Is Internet addiction in Hangzhou a hospital treated as disease?

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 Is Internet addiction in Hangzhou a hospital treated as disease?


In April 20th, the Ministry of Education issued an urgent notice on doing a good job in preventing network addiction education among primary and secondary school students. Whether the Internet addiction is a disease is still in dispute, it has also made the Seventh Peoples Hospital of Hangzhou city (seven hospital for short) the Internet addiction treatment project opened in Hangzhou. Since January this year, the Seventh Peoples Hospital of Hangzhou has treated about 10 teenagers, who are addicted to games and are regarded as Internet addicts. Doctors in the psychiatric department of the Institute say that teenagers can come to the hospital for related assessments when they are unable to escape from the game, or the mood swings, and affect their study and life. It is confirmed that Internet addicts can be treated with parental consent. The doctors emphasized that the treatment plan will mainly focus on psychological treatment and behavioral intervention, and try not to be hospitalized. However, there is still disagreement about whether Internet addiction is a mental disorder and whether there is any need for external intervention. According to medical experts, parents are no longer only achievement theory, and it is more important to change the idea of disease by changing all the results. The hospital provides treatment to help the ring Internet Addiction Recently, a Hangzhou Seventh Peoples hospital treated patients with internet addiction message, caused concern outside. According to the news, for the teenagers who indulge in online games, the seven hospitals in Hangzhou can be treated and provide treatment programs to help quit Internet addiction. The seven hospital of Hangzhou is a third grade hospital for psychiatric treatment, and is also the mental health center of Zhejiang University medical school. Reporters learned from the hospital that the treatment of Internet addiction is the spirit of three hospitals, the main treatment direction before is material dependence. A physician in the seven psychiatric department in Hangzhou told reporters that the Department has a detailed set of examination indicators for the identification of teenagers Internet addiction, including mental assessment, electrocardiogram and electroencephalogram, and needs to be observed in the field. Generally speaking, if teenagers appear to be angry about not playing games or affect life or study, they can conduct Internet addiction test. As for the controversial treatment of Internet addiction, the electric shock therapy was controversial in the seven hospital of Hangzhou. As a regular medical institution, the form of treatment will be based on psychological counseling. It will not use unscientifically proved and disputed treatment. In addition, the treatment of adolescents with internet addiction is also based on the spirit of the Ministry of education. Treatment with gradual less use of drugs Hangzhou seven psychiatric department said that the hospital from January 5th this year began to treat Internet addicted teenagers, about 10 people, in addition, there are many parents and young people who come to consult. Pan Shengming, director of the Department of material dependence of the seven hospital of Hangzhou, said that many parents came to the consultation to directly say, we cant control it, we can only give it to the hospital. Among the young people admitted, some of them were good. According to Pan Sheng Ming, teenagers are addicted to the Internet, most of which are related to family spoiling. Some families value their achievements simply, and even play games as a reward. Some students are getting deeper and deeper. In addition, due to the poor self-control ability of teenagers, after indulging in the Internet, there will be emotional disorders, tantrums and other behaviors. Song Haidong, a doctor of Hangzhou mental health center, has investigated and published the research on adolescent Internet addiction mechanism and psychosocial intervention. Among them, the highest probability of Internet addiction was found in junior high school, second in high school, and the lowest in primary school group. Pan Shengming said that the seven hospital in Hangzhou, the treatment of the main action to intervene, less use of drugs, but also try not to be hospitalized, not immediately let him quit online games, but gradual, more warm. extension Be addicted to the Ministry of education, give urgent notice, publicity and guidance. The spirit of the Ministry of education in the seven Hangzhou academy refers to an urgent notice issued recently by the general office of the Ministry of education. In April 20th, the official website of the Ministry of Education issued an emergency notice on the prevention of Internet Education for primary and middle school students, which mentioned, with the development of Internet and mobile terminals, addictive online games, evil anime, bad novels, Internet gambling and so on, causing some primary and middle school students to indulge in games. Problems such as misconduct and confusion of values have seriously affected the learning and physical and mental health of the primary and middle school students, and even the malignant events such as personal casualties and illegal crimes. Accordingly, the Ministry of education requires all departments in charge of education to strengthen sense of sense of responsibility, carry out comprehensive investigation and special education. Through the cooperation of schools and parents, the Ministry of education finds, stops and corrections the indulgence and improper consumption behavior of juvenile online games in time. After the above urgent notice, a letter to the parents of primary and middle school students was sent to all schools and parents. The letter is also equipped with a three character pithy formula, which is easy to remember. However, the reporter noted that the Ministry of education, the above emergency notice, and the accompanying public letter, the use of addict and other expressions, did not appear Internet addiction words. The document is issued by a member of the Ministry of educations basic education department, the Ministry of Education Department of the Ministry of education of the Ministry of education, said that the document was made under the background of the growing influence of the network, and the document was emphasized in the propaganda and guidance and education, and did not encourage the treatment of Internet addiction. ispute Whether Internet addiction is disease or whether it can be treated is uncertain. The reporter noted that in 2013, the fifth edition of the mental disease diagnosis and statistics Handbook issued by the American psychiatry society listed 9 manifestations of online game barriers, including full concentration of games; the symptoms of suffering, anxiety and irritability when stopping the game; the game time was increasing; Less game time, can not stop the game; give up other activities, lose interest in other hobbies, and so on, and meet 5 of them, can be identified as network game barriers. Pan Shengming said that at the end of 2017, in the international classification of diseases (ICD), the WHO first added the game barriers to the chapter of mental and behavioral disorders. In Pan Shengmings view, this means that addiction to online games has been classified as a mental disorder. However, the medical profession still has different opinions on whether Internet addiction is disease or whether it can be solved through treatment. A psychologist told reporters that the classification of diseases mentioned above is still a draft and has not yet been officially confirmed. That is to say, it is not yet recognized that online game addiction is a mental disorder. As the age increases, most Internet addicts will consciously change and do not need treatment at all. In addition, Wang Chenguang, a professor at the Beijing Concorde medical school, said that the current stage is a network society. Young people are online, and many people cant get away from the Internet, but at least to date, no medical institution has identified Internet addiction as a disease. In addition, under the background of only achievement theory in education, all the activities that affect the achievement and influence the promotion are often considered to be problematic by the parents, including the love of the Internet, playing games and so on. It is also regarded as a disease. This idea is worth reflecting. Source: Beijing News Editor: Zhu Xiaodong _NBJS6126 However, the medical profession still has different opinions on whether Internet addiction is disease or whether it can be solved through treatment. A psychologist told reporters that the classification of diseases mentioned above is still a draft and has not yet been officially confirmed. That is to say, it is not yet recognized that online game addiction is a mental disorder. As the age increases, most Internet addicts will consciously change and do not need treatment at all. In addition, Wang Chenguang, a professor at the Beijing Concorde medical school, said that the current stage is a network society. Young people are online, and many people cant get away from the Internet, but at least to date, no medical institution has identified Internet addiction as a disease. In addition, under the background of only achievement theory in education, all the activities that affect the achievement and influence the promotion are often considered to be problematic by the parents, including the love of the Internet, playing games and so on. It is also regarded as a disease. This idea is worth reflecting.