Gaming and Gambling Disorders among Elderly and Challenges for Public Health Policy and Social Work

  • Project period: 2020 - 2021
  • Category: Applied Research


Gaming and gambling disorders are behaviours which engage young and older persons and affect both women and men. The aim of this paper was to describe gaming and gambling disorders among the elderly and discuss the dimensions of digital, traditional and alternative life on the internet. The social impact and consequences of gaming and gambling disorders, and the arising new challenges for social work, were identified.


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  • Miroslava Tokovska

    Miroslava Tokovska

    • Project manager
    • Førsteamanuensis

    Kristiania University College

    Institutt for helse og trening

    Miroslava Tokovska
  • Andrea Seberini

      'Matej Bel' University in Banská Bystrica

    • Michal Kozubik

        Constantin the Philosopher University in Nitra

      • Hans-Jørgen Wallin Weihe

          Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences