by Sudhir Bhave, Sushil Gawande, Abhijeet Faye, Anagha Sinha Saoji

The book includes an overview of what cyberspace is, its impact on the intrapsychic and interpersonal dynamics, the various psychiatric conditions arising out of the misuse of the cyberspace, the assessment, management and prevention of such problems, research in the virtual world, telepsychiatry and the future of the cyberspace in the context of mental health. This book consists of 15 chapters. Various chapters in the book expound the nature of the cyberspace, effect of its use in the early developmental stages, various psychiatric disorders associated with the use of the Internet, their assessment, prevention and management, research and a futuristic look at this field. The book purports to help students of mental health, all classes of mental health professionals, the various stakeholders and anyone interested in understanding the impact of Internet on the mind.


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Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Bhave Sudhir
NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
2. Gawande Sushil
NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center and Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
3. Faye Abhijeet
NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
4. Saoji Anagha Sinha Regional Mental Hospital, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
ISBN 9789352702176
Speciality Psychiatry
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18411
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2021
Pages 245
Book Type Professional


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