Internet dependence Составила:Сабутова З. Ученица 9 кл. МКОУ «Червленно-Бурунская СОШ» The object and tasks of the project. The object: to define existence of a problem of Internet dependence among pupils of our school. Tasks: 1. To acquaint pupils of our school with a problem of modern society, Internet dependence. 2. To conduct social research of Internet dependence of pupils of our school. 3. To offer versions of the solution of this problem What is ID? Internet dependence — a mental disorder: persuasive desire to be connected to the Internet and painful inability in time to be disconnected from it. How do people become addicted to the Internet? Many people turn to the INTERNET in order to manage unpleasant feelings such as loneliness, stress, depression, and anxiety. Signs and symptoms of Internet addiction Losing track of time online Having trouble completing tasks at work and home Isolation from family and friends Feeling a sense of euphoria while involved in Internet activities. 1. What is the time in day you spend for visits of the sites of the Internet? The severity impairment index is as follows: NONE 0 – 30 points MILD 31- 49 points: You are an average online user. You may surf the Web a bit too long at times, but you have control over your usage. MODERATE 50 -79 points: You are experiencing occasional or frequent problems because of the Internet. You should consider their full impact on your life. SEVERE 80 – 100 points: Your Internet usage is causing significant problems in your life. You should evaluate the impact of the Internet on your life and address the problems directly caused by your Internet usage. Thank you for your attention!