Charlotte Beard

Palo Alto University Charlotte_Beard


Adjunct Faculty

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Selected Publications:

Beard, C.L., Schmitz, J., Soder, H.E., Suchting, R., Yoon, J.H., Hasan, K.M., Narayana, P.A., Moeller, F.G., Lane, S.D. (2019). Regional differences in white matter integrity in stimulant use disorders: A meta-analysis of diffusion tensor imaging studies. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 201, 29-37.

Stavropoulos, V., Beard, C.L., Anderson, E.L., Kuss, D., & Griffiths, M.D., & Latifi, Q. (2019). A preliminary cross-cultural study of hikikomori and Internet gaming disorder: The moderating effect of gaming playing time and living with parents. Addictive Behavior Reports, 9.

King, D. & Gaming Industry Response Consortium (2018). Comment on the global gaming industry’s statement on ICD-11 gaming disorder: A corporate strategy to disregard harm and deflect social responsibility? Addiction. doi:10.111/add.14388

Reavis, J., & Beard, C.L. (2018) Behavioral addictions and the emergence of Internet Gaming Disorder. California Psychologist, 51(1), 22-25.

Beard, C.L., Haas, A.L., Wickham, R.E., & Stavropoulos, V. (2017). Age of initiation and Internet gaming disorder: The role of self-esteem. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 20 (6), 397-401.

Bunge, E., Beard, C.L., Stephens, T., Leykin, Y., & Munoz, R. (2017). Mood management effects of a brief behavioral activation Internet intervention. Journal of Technology in Behavioral Science, 2 (3-4), 163-170.

Beard, C. L., & Wickham, R. E. (2016). Gaming-contingent self-worth, gaming motivation, and Internet Gaming Disorder. Computers in Human Behavior, 61, 507-515.

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