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Dr. Cassidy Blair, Psy.D. Licensed Clinical Psychologist | PSY 22022

Dr. Cassidy Blair, Psy.D.

Gaming Addiction

Addiction comes in many forms. Traditionally, people tend to relate addiction to alcohol or drugs, but in the 21st century, there are many other forms of addiction.

Gaming Addiction Treatment Beverly Hills

Addictive behavior can involve an activity or behavior as well as a substance. That’s why today’s addictions now include things like social media, pornography, and gaming. Addictive behavior occurs when a person becomes dependent on a particular substance or activity and it becomes the main focus of their life. According to this definition, someone can become addicted to just about anything.
Addictions of any kind are difficult to control because they actually change your brain chemistry, making it difficult for a person to change their behavior without professional intervention. At Blair Wellness Group of Beverly Hills, we focus on healing the various underlying conditions causing a person’s addictive behavior. To do this, we utilize psychotherapy and various evidence-based treatment modalities to focus on healing you from the inside out.

Signs of Gaming Addiction

Similar to other forms of addiction, gaming disorder is marked by a persistent need to participate in video games despite the effect it may have on school, work, and personal relationships. Those with this form of addiction will place gaming as a priority over other interests and responsibilities, and despite negative consequences.
Gaming addiction can be difficult to diagnose because there are many people who like to play video games, and they may even spend a significant amount of time doing it — but that doesn’t mean that they are addicted according to the clinical definition. However, if you notice some of the following signs and symptoms it is probably wise to seek help.

Complications of Gaming Addiction

As with many forms of addiction, gaming addiction can interfere with work or school responsibilities, damage relationships, and negatively affect a person’s mental and physical health. People who struggle with this addiction also have an increased risk of depression, and anxiety, as well as problems concentrating and paying attention. Spending prolonged periods of time being sedentary can also take its toll on the physical body, increasing the likelihood of weight gain and poor posture.

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  • Sex Addiction
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Treatment For Gaming Addiction in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills

Typical behaviors of anxiety disorders are:

If you or someone you know is dealing with a gaming addiction, treatment from a Licensed Clinical Psychologist can help. At Blair Wellness Group, we offer customized programs and tailored approaches for each one of our patients. It is our therapeutic goal that each patient receives the highest standard of quality care and exclusive treatment available in a supportive, collaborative, and safe environment. Through multiple weekly one-on-one therapy sessions, patients will work on identifying triggers, develop coping skills, create a plan for relapse prevention, and work towards creating a healthy lifestyle free from addictive behavior.
Contact Blair Wellness Group to get help with overcoming a gaming addiction. We offer in-person, telephone, teletherapy, or virtual sessions and welcome patients from Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, and the surrounding area. Call us at 310.999.4996 to schedule an appointment.

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Discover effective solutions for addiction at Blair Wellness Group today. Call us at 310.999.4996 to schedule an appointment. We welcome patients from Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, and the close-by areas. We offer evening and weekend appointments for our concierge patients and all patients upon request.
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We support our clients to reach their goals and objectives through maintaining an adaptive lifestyle.

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With more than 15 years of experience in providing psychological services, we are confident in our expertise.

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We are dedicated to our client’s wellbeing. Our team has the extensive training to provide quality care for all of our clients.

Call to Schedule an Appointment

We offer evening and weekend appointments for our concierge patients and all patients upon request. Call us today to discuss how Blair Wellness Group can help you overcome addiction, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and other disorders.
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In-person, Teletherapy, Online, and Telepsych Available 7 days a week.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Cassidy Blair and team of professionals are available to provide a variety of psychological services, therapy, and Concierge treatment during weekdays, evenings, and on weekends.