Publications - 2015

International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High-Risk Behaviors

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Research & Publications | Publications | 2015


Journal Articles


Derevensky, J. (2015). Youth gambling: Some current misconceptions. Austin Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 2(2), 1-9.

Derevensky, J. & Gilbeau, L. (2015). Adolescent gambling: Twenty-five years of research. Canadian Journal of Addiction/Le Journal Canadien d'Addiction, 6, 4-12.

Griffiths, M.D., van Rooij, A..J., Kardefeldt-Winther, D., Starcevic, I., Kiraly, O., Palleson, S., Mueller, K., Dreier, M., Carras, M., Prause, N., King, D.L., Aboujaoude, E., Kuss, D.J., Pontes, H. M., Lopez- Fernandez, O., Nagygyorgy, K., Achab, S., Billieux, J., Quandt, T., Carbonell, X., Ferguson, C., Hoff, R.A., Derevensky, J., Haagsma, M., Delfabbro, P., Coulson, M., Hussain, Z., & Dememtrovics, Z. (in press). Is there really an international consensus of assessing Internet Gaming Disorder? Addiction, 111, 167-178.

Kim, H.S., Wohl, M. Salmon, M., Gupta, R. & Derevensky, J. (2015). Do social casino gamers migrate to online gambling: An assessment of migration rate and potential predictors? Journal of Gambling Studies, 31(4), 1819-31.

Sansanwal, R. M., Derevensky, J., Todiriti, R. & Lupu, V. (2015). Knowledge and attitudes regarding adolescent problem gambling: A cross-cultural comparative analysis of Romanian and Canadian teachers. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 13, 33-48.

St-Pierre, R. A., Derevensky, J., Temcheff, C. E., & Gupta, R. (2015). Adolescent gambling and problem gambling: Examination of an extended Theory of Planned Behavior. International Gambling Studies, 15, 506-525.

St-Pierre, R., Temcheff, C. & Derevensky, J. (2015). Theory of planned behavior in school-based adolescent problem gambling prevention: A conceptual framework. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 36, 361-385.

Watt, E., Fitzpatrick, C., Derevensky, J. & Pagani, L. (2015). Too much television? Prospective associations between early childhood televiewing and later self-reports of victimization by sixth grade classmates. Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics. 36(6), 426-433.

Book Chapters


Derevensky, J. (2015). Youth gambling problems: Cause for concern. In Y. Kaminer (Ed.). Youth substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, 307-336.

Yau, Y., Derevensky, J. & Potenza, M. (2015). Pathological preoccupation with the Internet. In Y. Kaminer (Ed.). Youth substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, 337-350.