Proceedings of the International Conference on the Theory and Practice of Personality Formation in Modern Society (ICTPPFMS 2018)

Psychological Portrait of a Person with Virtual Addition

Authors
E. Shpakovskaya, D. Khabibulin, V. Churilov
Corresponding Author
E. Shpakovskaya
Available Online September 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ictppfms-18.2018.44How to use a DOI?
Keywords
virtual addiction, social frustration, confrontation, self-control, virtuality
Abstract

The problem of a person with signs of virtual addiction is considered. It is revealed that such individuals are characterized by insufficient openness, weak readiness to change their own behaviour and environment, difficulties in self-acceptance, superficial communication combined with avoidance of self-revealization and deep trust, ambivalence in accepting someone's opinion, externalities, emotional and communicative barriers, reduced personal adaptive potential. There are the signs of social frustration, unwillingness to cope with some difficult life circumstances, low stress resistance. When solving problems, virtual addicts resort to strategies of escapism, confrontation, seeking social support, distancing and avoiding the problem, low self-control and responsibility

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the International Conference on the Theory and Practice of Personality Formation in Modern Society (ICTPPFMS 2018)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
September 2018
ISBN
978-94-6252-577-1
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ictppfms-18.2018.44How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2018, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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