ESA encourages World Health Organization to reconsider ‘Gaming Disorder’ classification

As Andy reported last week, the World Health Organization recently listed “Gaming Disorder” as an addictive behaviour in a beta draft of its International Classification of Diseases for 2018. Alongside the likes of gambling disorder, the  proposal lists gaming disorder under “disorders due to substance use or addictive behaviours” with negative “mental and behavioural” effects, similar to […]