At what point do you start to impose regulations on your child’s gaming? We dread the reaction we will get and do not want them to develop anxiety or depression because of a simple game. The first week of imposing rules will be complete torture when you do not have professional rehab help. It is easy to lose our control with our teens to force down some logic so they can understand the harmful effects of excessive gaming. Hand over the responsibility of controlling gaming, and we guarantee a better chance of teaching your child the value of responsible gaming routines.
Dangers of seeking the wrong gaming addiction treatment
No rule states you must completely abandon video gaming to heal your addiction. Unlike drugs and alcohol, gaming does not interfere with your biology on an intricate level. Many people only need to repair their cognitive abilities and find ways to control their lives. We believe you can become a healthy gamer and even rise to the highest levels of your gaming career without becoming an addict. Do you want to know how?
How we help your video game addiction
Manage your stress
Most people develop video game addictions because they cannot control the stressful aspects of their life. Gaming reduces their cortisol because of the counteracting dopamine effect of making scores and interacting with virtual friends. Video game addiction rehab helps you change your behavior because we spend every minute exploring your mind and habits to learn what drives your motive. The goal is to help you solve your addiction problem by first strengthening your will to heal and plan your life in a manner that makes all the difference.
Nurture other talents
The simplest way to overcome technology addiction is to develop other hobbies that are just as rewarding but healthier than staring at a screen. You can do this by contemplating your passions or engaging in new activities that open your mind up to all other possibilities. We can externalize this need by structuring your life to include relaxing hobbies with rewarding feelings, such as yoga, nature, and golf, among many more.
Plan your life
Should you live your life according to your impulses or your goals? It is more healthy to have a symphony of both so you can chase your goals while satisfying your passion. We can help you figure out the most critical aspects of your life and create goals to nudge you forward. It will be easier for you to feel fulfilled when you have a more vital motivating factor and professional support to nurture your efforts.
Do not let games take over your authentic life because virtual achievements rarely translate into real-life benefits. The brain becomes objective when you can control the game and strategize the possible outcome of each engagement. Get in touch with us to help yourself, a loved one, or an employee with an outcome-oriented strategy. Complete the insurance verification process online to initiate a fast admission process.
Building on the pioneering work of Dr. Nicholas Kardaras, Omega created cutting edge protocols combined with the best evidence-based modalities to meaningfully and effectively treat young people struggling with substance addiction, mental health and/or tech addiction issues.
Omega Recovery’s Chief Clinical Officer
Dr. Nicholas Kardaras, explains in his book “Glow Kids” how modern-day technology is equally if not more dopaminergic(addictive) than drugs and alcohol. Considered a leading expert in digital addiction, he has clinically worked with 1,000 individuals and written about the subject for Time, Scientific American, Psychology Today, Solan, and FOX News, and has appeared on Good Morning America, ABC’s 20/20, the CBS Evening News, CNN, FOX & Friends, NPR, and in Esquire, New York magazine, and Vanity Fair.
In addition, Omega Recovery offers a full continuum of care. The following additional services are available to you:
We understand that insurance coverage may be the deciding factor in what treatment options you can consider. If we are unable to work with your insurance we will promptly assist you with a referral to a quality program that does.