A Rövid Okostelefon Addikció Kérdőív (ROTAK) kidolgozása és pszichometriai validálása iskoláskorú gyermekekkel

Sándor Csibi, Z. Demetrovics, Attila Szabó

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Abstract

Smartphone use among children increases continuously. A growing range of stimulating applications may trigger the risk of addiction. The aim of this study was to develop a brief, easy-to-use and score tool for screening children at risk for smartphone addiction. A 6-item agree-disagree Likert scale (6-point range), was developed on the basis of the 'components' model of addiction (Griffiths, 2005). The brief tool was administered to 441 Hungarian speaking schoolchildren (mean age=13.4 years, SD=2.22) along with the 26-item Smartphone Addiction Inventory (SPAI; Lin et al, 2014). Principal components analysis yielded a single component for the 6-item tool, which accounted for 52.38% of the total variance. The internal reliability of the scale was good (Cronbach's alpha=0.82). Content validity was confirmed by statistically significant differences between heavy and light users (p

Translated title of the contributionDevelopment and psychometric validation of the Brief Smartphone Addiction Scale (BSAS) with schoolchidren
Original languageHungarian
Pages (from-to)71-77
Number of pages7
JournalPsychiatria Hungarica : A Magyar Pszichiátriai Társaság tudományos folyóirata
Volume31
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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