Authors

FRANCESCO SESSA1, SABRINA FRANCO2, ELISABETTA PICCIOCCHI3,4, DIEGO GERACI2, MARIO GIUSEPPE CHISARI5, GABRIELLA MARSALA6, ANNA NUNZIA POLITO7, MICHELE SORRENTINO8, GABRIELE TRIPI9,10, MARGHERITA SALERNO11, DANIELA RUSSO12, SERENA MARIANNA LAVANO14, FRANCESCO CERRONI15, PALMIRA ROMANO16, BEATRICE GALLAI17, ROSA MAROTTA14, FRANCESCO LAVANO14, ROSARIA MARTINA MAGLIULO18, LUCREZIA D’ORO19, ANNABELLA DI FOLCO13, LUCIA PARISI13, DAVIDE TESTA13, PAOLO MURABITO20, ANGELO MONTANA2, PASQUALE GIUGLIANO21, MONICA SALERNO1

Departments

1Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Foggia, Viale Pinto, 1, Foggia, 71122, Italy - 2Department of Medical, Surgical and Advanced Technology Sciences G.F. Ingrassia, University of Catania, Catania, I-95123, Italy - 3Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy - 4Casa di Cura Villa dei Fiori Acerra, Napoli, Italy - 5Istituto nazionale della previdenza sociale (INPS), Catania, Italy - 6Struttura Complessa di Farmacia, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Ospedali Riuniti di Foggia, Foggia, Italy - 7Complex Structure of Neuropsychiatry Childhood-Adolescence of Ospedali Riuniti of Foggia, Foggia, Italy - 8NICU -Preterm and High Risk Newborn Neurodevelopmental Follow-up Service; Pineta Grande Hospital Castel Volturno (CE), Italy - 9Department PROSAMI, University of Palermo, Italy - 10Childhood Psychiatric Service for Neurodevelopmental Disorders, CH Chinon, France 11Sciences for Mother and Child Health Promotion, University of Palermo, Italy - 12Centro di Riabilitazione La Filanda LARS; Sarno, Italy - 13Department of Psychology, Educational Science and Human Movement, University of Palermo, Italy - 14Department of Health Sciences, University “Magna Graecia”, Catanzaro, Italy - 15Centro Manzoni s.r.l., Napoli, Italy - 16Centro di Riabilitazione LARS, Sarno, Italy - 17Department of Surgical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy - 18Centro Studi Della Scoliosi S.R.L, Italy - 19Centro Ambulatoriale Santo Stefano, Pesaro, Italy - 20Università degli Studi di Catania, Catania, Italy - 21UOC Medicina Legale; Azienda Ospedaliera Sant’Anna e San Sebastiano di Caserta

Abstract

The addictions substance free is an umbrella definition comprises internet addiction, sexual addiction, gambling pathological, workholism, videogames and computer addiction. Actually, the technological addictions is frequent in young adolescents. The term Digital Natives indicates the children born in an information system of learning and communication different from that of the generations previous. This temporal range was strongly characterized by growing presence of technological communication tools in daily life. The effects of hyper-exposition to technological tools tend to create a relational virtuality without a body is born, therefore, already within the family ties and during adolescence he moved to the digital socialization network. The technological object it interacts between the adolescent and the world of peers and adults, becoming the facilitator object that as the psychotropic substance, it conveys new modes of communication

Keywords

Digital Natives, addiction, techonology.

DOI:

10.19193/0393-6384_2018_4s_322