| Published: March 31, 2019
Problematic Internet Use among College Students in Relation to Anxiety and Depression
The present research was executed to elucidate the role of anxiety and depression on problematic internet use of college students. The sample consisted of 60 students studying degree courses in a college. They were assessed by anxiety scale, depression scale and problematic internet use scale. The results of correlation coefficient indicated that all of the studied variables were positively significantly correlated with problematic internet use. Also, the regression analysis showed that anxiety and depression could predict problematic internet use significantly. The implications and limitations of the research are discussed.
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© 2019, Chamuah. A, & Sankar. R
Received: March 02, 2019; Revision Received: March 26, 2019; Accepted: March 31, 2019
Published in Volume 07, Issue 1, January-March, 2019