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Journal Articles


2018

Giagkou, S., Hussain, Z., & Pontes, H. M. (2018). Exploring the interplay between passive following on Facebook, fear of missing out, self-esteem, social comparison, age, and life satisfaction in a community-based sample. International Journal of Psychology & Behavior Analysis, 4(2), 1-6. doi:10.15344/2455-3867/2018/149 (Access)

Rumpf, H. J., Achab, S., Billieux, J., Bowden-Jones, H., Carragher, N., Pontes, H. M., . . . Poznyak, V. (2018). Including gaming disorder in the ICD-11: The need to do so from a clinical and public health perspective. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 7(3), 556-561. doi:10.1556/2006.7.2018.59 (Access)

Schivinski, B., Brzozowska-Woś, M., Buchanan, E. M., Griffiths, M. D., & Pontes, H. M. (2018). Psychometric assessment of the Internet Gaming Disorder diagnostic criteria: An Item Response Theory study. Addictive Behaviors Reports. doi:10.1016/j.abrep.2018.06.004 (Access)

Lin, C. Y., Ganji, M., Pontes, H. M., Imani, V., Broström, A., Griffiths, M. D., & Pakpour, A. H. (2018). Psychometric evaluation of the Persian Internet Disorder Scale among adolescents. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 7(3), 665-675. doi:10.1556/2006.7.2018.88 (Access)

Lopez-Fernandez, O., Kuss, D. J., Pontes, H. M., Griffiths, M., Dawes, C., Justice, L., . . . Billieux, J. (2018). Measurement Invariance of the Short Version of the Problematic Mobile Phone Use Questionnaire (PMPUQ-SV) across Eight Languages. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(6), 1213. doi:10.3390/ijerph15061213  (Access)

Cook, R. H., Griffiths, M. D., & Pontes, H. M. (2018). Personality factors in exercise addiction: A pilot study exploring the role of narcissism, extraversion, and agreeableness. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. doi:10.1007/s11469-018-9939-z (Access)

Kuss, D. J., Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2018). Neurobiological correlates in Internet Gaming Disorder: A systematic literature review. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 9(166). doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00166 (Access)

Evren, C., Dalbudak, E., Topcu, M., Kutlu, N., Evren, B., & Pontes, H. M. (2018). Psychometric validation of the Turkish nine-item Internet Gaming Disorder Scale –Short Form (IGDS9-SF). Psychiatry Research. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2018.05.002 (Access)

de Palo, Monacis, Sinatra, M., Griffiths, M. D., Pontes, H. M., Petro, M., & Miceli, S. (2018). Item Response Measurement Invariance of the Nine-Item Internet Gaming Disorder Scale (IGDS9-SF) Across Albania, USA, UK, and Italy. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. doi: 10.1007/s11469-018-9925-5 (Access)

Gomez, R., Stavropoulos, V., Beard, C., & Pontes, H. M. (2018). Item Response Theory Analysis of the Recoded Internet Gaming Disorder Scale-Short-Form (IGDS9-SF). International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. doi:10.1007/s11469-018-9890-z (Access)

Stavropoulos, V., Beard, C., Griffiths, M. D., Buleigh, T., Gomez, R., & Pontes, H. M. (2018). Measurement invariance of the Internet Gaming Disorder Scale–Short-Form (IGDS9-SF) between Australia, the USA, and the UK. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 16(2), 377-392. doi:10.1007/s11469-017-9786-3 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Taylor, M., & Stavropoulos, V. (2018). Beyond “Facebook Addiction”: The role of cognitive-related factors and psychiatric distress in social networking site addiction. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, (21)4, 1-8. doi: 10.1089/cyber.2017.0609 (Access)

Kovacsik, R., Griffiths, M. D., Pontes, H. M., Soós, I., de la Vega, R., Ruíz-Barquín, R., . . . Szabo, A. (in press). The role of passion in exercise addiction, exercise volume, and exercise intensity in long-term exercisers. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. doi:10.1007/s11469-018-9880-1 (Access)

Männikkö, N., Ruotsalainen, H., Miettunen, J., Pontes, H. M., Kääriäinen, M. (in press). Problematic gaming behaviour and health-related outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Health Psychology, 1-16. doi: 10.1177/1359105317740414 (Access)


Pontes, H. M. (2017). Investigating the differential effects of social networking site addiction and Internet gaming disorder on psychological health. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 1-10. doi:10.1556/2006.6.2017.075 (Access)

Saunders, J. B., Hao, W., Long, J., King, D. L., Pontes, H. M., . . . Poznyak, V. (2017). Gaming disorder: Its delineation as an important condition for diagnosis, management, and prevention. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 6(3), 271-279. doi:10.1556/2006.6.2017.039 (Access)

Griffiths, M. D., Kuss, D. J., Lopez-Fernandez, O., & Pontes, H. M. (2017). Problematic gaming exists and is an example of disordered gaming: Commentary on: Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 Gaming Disorder proposal (Aarseth et al.). Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 6(3), 296-301. doi:10.1556/2006.6.2017.037 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Stavropoulos, V., & Griffiths, M. D. (2017). Measurement Invariance of the Internet Gaming Disorder Scale–Short-Form (IGDS9-SF) between the United States of America, India and the United Kingdom. Psychiatry Research. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2017.08.013 (Access)

Kuss, D. J., Griffiths, M. D., & Pontes, H. M. (2017). DSM-5 diagnosis of Internet Gaming Disorder: Some ways forward in overcoming issues and concerns in the gaming studies field. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 6(2), 133-141. doi:10.1556/2006.6.2017.032 (Access)

Kuss, D. J., Griffiths, M. D., & Pontes, H. M. (2017). Chaos and confusion in DSM-5 diagnosis of Internet Gaming Disorder: Issues, concerns, and recommendations for clarity in the field. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 6(2), 103-109. doi:10.1556/2006.5.2016.062 (Access)

Pontes, A. I., Henn, M., Griffiths, M. D., & Pontes, H. M. (2017). Validation of the Online Political Engagement Scale in a British population survey. Aloma: Revista de Psicologia, Ciències de l'Educació i de l'Esport., 35(1), 13-21. (Access)

Lopez-Fernandez, O., Kuss, D. J., ... Pontes, H. M., et al. (2017). Self-reported dependence on mobile phones in young adults: A European cross-cultural empirical survey. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 6(2), 168-177. doi: 10.1556/2006.6.2017.020 (Access)

Andrade, M. J., & Pontes, H. M. (2017). A brief update on videogame play and flow experience: From addiction to healthy gaming. Mental Health and Addiction Research, 2(1), 1-3. doi: 10.15761/MHAR.1000127 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2017). The development and psychometric evaluation of the Internet Disorder Scale (IDS-15). Addictive Behaviors, 64, 261-268. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2015.09.003 (Access)

Király, O., Sleczka, P., Pontes, H. M., Urbán, R., Griffiths, M. D., & Demetrovics, Z. (2017). Validation of the Ten-Item Internet Gaming Disorder Test (IGDT-10) and evaluation of the nine DSM-5 Internet Gaming Disorder criteria. Addictive Behaviors, 64, 253-260. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2015.11.005 (Access)

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2016

Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2016). The development and psychometric properties of the Internet Disorder Scale–Short Form (IDS9-SF). Addicta: The Turkish Journal on Addictions, 3(3), 303-318. doi:10.15805/addicta.2016.3.0102 (Access)

Griffiths, M. D., Pontes, H. M., & Kuss, D. J. (2016). Online addictions: conceptualizations, debates, and controversies. Addicta: The Turkish Journal on Addictions, 3(2), 151-164. doi:10.15805/addicta.2016.3.0101 (Access)

Pontes, H. M. (2016). Current practices in the clinical and psychometric assessment of internet gaming disorder in the era of the DSM-5: A mini review of existing assessment tools. Mental Health and Addiction Research, 1(1), 18-19. doi: 10.15761/MHAR.1000105 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Andreassen, C. S., & Griffiths, M. D. (2016). Portuguese Validation of the Bergen Facebook Addiction Scale: an Empirical Study. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 14, 1062-1073. doi: 10.1007/s11469-016-9694-y (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Macur, M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2016). Internet Gaming Disorder Among Slovenian Primary Schoolchildren: Findings From a Nationally Representative Sample of Adolescents. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 5(2), 304-310. doi: 10.1556/2006.5.2016.042 (Access)

Griffiths, M. D., van Rooij, A. J., Kardefelt-Winther, D., Starcevic, V., Király, O., Pallesen, S., Kuss, D. J., Pontes, H. M., et al. (2016). Working towards an international consensus on criteria for assessing internet gaming disorder: a critical commentary on Petry et al. (2014). Addiction, 111(1), 167-178. doi: 10.1111/add.13057 (Access)

Griffiths, M. D., Kuss, D. J., Billieux, J., & Pontes, H. M. (2016). The evolution of Internet addiction: A global perspective. Addictive Behaviors, 53, 193-195. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2015.11.001 (Access)

Griffiths, M. D., Kuss, D. J., & Pontes, H. M. (2016). A brief overview of Internet Gaming Disorder and its treatment. Australian Clinical Psychologist, 2(1), 1-12 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Caplan, S. E., & Griffiths, M. D. (2016). Psychometric Validation of the Generalized Problematic Internet Use Scale 2 in a Portuguese Sample. Computers in Human Behavior, 63, 823-833. doi: 10.1016/j.chb.2016.06.015 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2016). Portuguese Validation of the Internet Gaming Disorder Scale–Short-Form. CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking, 19(4), 288-293. doi: 10.1089/cyber.2015.0605 (Access)

Fuster, H., Carbonell, X., Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2016). Spanish validation of the Internet Gaming Disorder-20 (IGD-20) Test. Computers in Human Behavior, 56, 215-224. doi:10.1016/j.chb.2015.11.050 (Access)

 

Pontes, H.M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2015). Internet Gaming Disorder and its associated cognitions and cognitive-related impairments: A systematic review using PRISMA guidelines. Revista Argentina de Ciencias del Comportamiento, 7(3), 102-118. (Access)

Dhuffar, M., Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2015). The role of negative mood states and consequences of hypersexual behaviours in predicting hypersexuality among university students. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 4(3), 181-188. doi: 10.1556/2006.4.2015.030 (Access)

Ortiz de Gortari, A. B., Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2015). The Game Transfer Phenomena Scale: An Instrument for Investigating the Nonvolitional Effects of Video Game Playing. CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking, 18(10). doi: 10.1089/cyber.2015.0221 (Access)

Karanika-Murray, M., Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2015). Sickness presenteeism determines job satisfaction via affective-motivational states. Social Science and Medicine, 139, 100-106. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.06.035 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Kuss, D. J., & Griffiths, M. D. (2015). Clinical psychology of Internet addiction: a review of its conceptualization, prevalence, neuronal processes, and implications for treatment. Neuroscience and Neuroeconomics, 4, 11-23. doi: 10.2147/NAN.S60982 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Szabo, A., & Griffiths, M. D. (2015). The impact of Internet-based specific activities on the perceptions of Internet Addiction, Quality of Life, and excessive usage: A cross-sectional study. Addictive Behaviors Reports.  doi:10.1016/j.abrep.2015.03.002 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2015). Measuring DSM-5 Internet Gaming Disorder: Development and Validation of a Short Psychometric Scale. Computers in Human Behavior, 45, 137-143. doi: 10.1016/j.chb.2014.12.006 (Access)

Karanika-Murray, M., Duncan, N., Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. (2015). Organizational identification, work engagement, and job satisfaction. Journal of Managerial Psychology, 30(8), 1-17. doi: 10.1108/JMP-11-2013-0359 (Access)

2015

 

2014

Pontes, H. M., Király, O., Demetrovics, Z., & Griffiths, M. D. (2014). The Conceptualisation and Measurement of DSM-5 Internet Gaming Disorder: The Development of the IGD-20 Test. Plos One, 9(10), e110137. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0110137 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2014). Assessment of Internet Gaming Disorder in Clinical Research: Past and Present Perspectives. Clinical Research and Regulatory Affairs. doi: 10.3109/10601333.2014.962748 (Access)

Griffiths, M.D., & Pontes, H. M. (2014). Internet Addiction Disorder and Internet Gaming Disorder are Not the Same. Journal of Addiction Research & Therapy, 5(4), e124. doi: 10.4172/2155-6105.1000e124 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., & Patrão I. M. (2014). Estudo Exploratório sobre as Motivações Percebidas Subjacentes no Uso Excessivo da Internet em Adolescentes e Jovens Adultos. Psychology, Community & Health, 3(2), 90-102. doi: 10.5964/pch.v3i2.93 (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Griffiths, M. D., & Patrão, I. M. (2014). Internet Addiction and Loneliness Among Children and Adolescents in the Education Setting: An Empirical Pilot Study. Aloma: Revista de Psicologia, Ciències de l'Educació i de l'Esport., 32(1), 91-98. (Access)

Pontes, H. M., Patrão, I. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2014). Portuguese validation of the Internet Addiction Test: An empirical study. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 3(2), 107-114. doi: 10.1556/JBA.3.2014.2.4 (Access)