Back to All Events

Understanding Cyber Addictions

  • University of Detroit Mercy Briggs Building 4001 W. McNichols Rd Detroit, MI 48221 United States (map)

Course Description:

This CE workshop will explore the emergence of cyber addictions, such as Internet Use Disorder, Nomophobia, Digital Dementia, Photo-Taking Disorder, as well as the delivery of mental health and other support services via information and communication technology (ICT). This workshop will discuss innovative treatment approaches rooted in virtual reality and gaming technology used to manage and treat chronic physical pain, and ethical challenges social workers should be aware of when engaging clients/potential clients in cyberspace. 

Course Link:
CE Value (credits): 2
CE Type: Standard


Contact Information:
Duane Breijak