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Why do we self-hate?  Why do we not accept the love of others?  It all speaks to self-esteem, and starting by learning how to love ourselves.

When Playing Video Games Goes Too Far

This is a short piece, with a letter of response.  My point in posting this is that we are still very much in the infancy of video gaming and the internet.  

Time will tell whether or not it makes sense to make gaming addiction a formal psychiatric diagnosis or to refine the diagnostic criteria so that they are more sensitive in revealing pathology. It will also take more time to discern if there are adverse developmental consequences for young people whose game-playing is increasingly in the virtual world.

Read the full letters to the editor in The New York Times