Paul H Delfabbro

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Gambling in Australia: experiences, problems, research and policy
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Addiction 107:1556-61. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Knowledge and beliefs about gambling in Australian secondary school students and their implications for education strategies
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 25:523-39. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Venue staff knowledge of their patrons' gambling and problem gambling
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 28:155-69. 2012
  4. pmc Determinants of resilience to cigarette smoking among young Australians at risk: an exploratory study
    Yola Colgan
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Level 4, Hughes Building, Adelaide 5005, SA, Australia
    Tob Induc Dis 8:7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Is video-game playing a risk factor for pathological gambling in Australian adolescents?
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 25:391-405. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Motivators for change and barriers to help-seeking in Australian problem gamblers
    Lyn Evans
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Nth Tce, 5005, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 21:133-55. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Peer and teacher bullying/victimization of South Australian secondary school students: prevalence and psychosocial profiles
    Paul Delfabbro
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Br J Educ Psychol 76:71-90. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Toward a consensus definition of pathological video-gaming: a systematic review of psychometric assessment tools
    Daniel L King
    School of Psychology, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:331-42. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Leisure activities and adolescent psychological well-being
    Sarah Trainor
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Adolesc 33:173-86. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Trajectories of problem video gaming among adult regular gamers: an 18-month longitudinal study
    Daniel L King
    School of Psychology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 16:72-6. 2013

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Gambling in Australia: experiences, problems, research and policy
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Addiction 107:1556-61. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to provide a critical overview of the development and current status of gambling in Australia...
  2. doi request reprint Knowledge and beliefs about gambling in Australian secondary school students and their implications for education strategies
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 25:523-39. 2009
    ..The implications for school-based education programs are examined with attention given to the potential value of role-playing and simulations in encouraging student reflection and self-awareness...
  3. doi request reprint Venue staff knowledge of their patrons' gambling and problem gambling
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 28:155-69. 2012
    ..The importance of using accumulated information over multiple sessions as well as technological monitoring of behaviour was emphasised by these results...
  4. pmc Determinants of resilience to cigarette smoking among young Australians at risk: an exploratory study
    Yola Colgan
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Level 4, Hughes Building, Adelaide 5005, SA, Australia
    Tob Induc Dis 8:7. 2010
    ..This study therefore aims to explore determinants of smoking resilience among young people from lower socioeconomic backgrounds who are at risk of smoking...
  5. doi request reprint Is video-game playing a risk factor for pathological gambling in Australian adolescents?
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 25:391-405. 2009
    ..In summary, the findings suggested that playing video-games is unlikely to be a significant risk factor for pathological gambling during adolescence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Motivators for change and barriers to help-seeking in Australian problem gamblers
    Lyn Evans
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Nth Tce, 5005, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 21:133-55. 2005
    ..The value of early interventions including the screening of gamblers in routine medical consultations and partner support strategies is discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Peer and teacher bullying/victimization of South Australian secondary school students: prevalence and psychosocial profiles
    Paul Delfabbro
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Br J Educ Psychol 76:71-90. 2006
    ..The implications of this work for enhancing school-retention rates and addressing psychological distress amongst adolescent students are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Toward a consensus definition of pathological video-gaming: a systematic review of psychometric assessment tools
    Daniel L King
    School of Psychology, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:331-42. 2013
    ..It is concluded that a unified approach to assessment of pathological video-gaming is needed. A synthesis of extant research efforts by meta-analysis may be difficult in the context of several divergent approaches to assessment...
  9. doi request reprint Leisure activities and adolescent psychological well-being
    Sarah Trainor
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Adolesc 33:173-86. 2010
    ..The implications of these findings for school policy and future research concerning the links between leisure involvement and psychological well-being are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Trajectories of problem video gaming among adult regular gamers: an 18-month longitudinal study
    Daniel L King
    School of Psychology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 16:72-6. 2013
    ..However, both groups experienced a significant decline in problem gaming symptoms over an 18-month period, controlling for age, video gaming activity, and psychopathological symptoms...
  11. doi request reprint Body image and psychological well-being in adolescents: the relationship between gender and school type
    Paul H Delfabbro
    University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Genet Psychol 172:67-83. 2011
    ..However, girls who were dissatisfied but psychologically well adjusted tended to be more extraverted, have more close friends and receive greater family support...
  12. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation. The clinical utility of the K10
    Peter Chamberlain
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Crisis 30:39-42. 2009
    ..This study examined the clinical utility of the Kessler K10 psychological distress score as an indicator of suicidal ideation...
  13. doi request reprint The convergence of gambling and digital media: implications for gambling in young people
    Daniel King
    School of Psychology, The University of Adelaide, Hughes Building, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 26:175-87. 2010
    ..The unique risks of Internet gambling for young people are critically discussed, as well as the lack of restricted classification for video games and other media that feature interactive, non-monetary forms of gambling...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of problem gambling in Australian students
    Paul Delfabbro
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:587-95. 2006
    ..This study examined the relationship between problem gambling and psychological and social adjustment in Australian adolescents...
  15. ncbi request reprint The stubborn logic of regular gamblers: obstacles and dilemmas in cognitive gambling research
    Paul Delfabbro
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Nth Tce, South Australia 5005
    J Gambl Stud 20:1-21. 2004
    ..Drawing evidence from recent research into gambling-related cognitions, this paper examines the key elements of irrational-belief systems, and how this work might usefully inform the design of future consumer information initiatives...
  16. ncbi request reprint The social determinants of youth gambling in South Australian adolescents
    Paul Delfabbro
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Nth Tce, SA 5005, Australia
    J Adolesc 26:313-30. 2003
    ..Nevertheless, in partial support of the hypotheses, adolescents whose parents taught them about keeping to a budget, saving money, and maintaining their finances were less likely to express an interest in future gambling...
  17. doi request reprint Illusory correlations and control across the psychosis continuum: the contribution of hypersalient evidence-hypothesis matches
    Ryan P Balzan
    School of Psychology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:319-27. 2013
    ..These results suggest that delusional ideation is linked to a hypersalience of evidence-hypothesis matches. The theoretical implications of this cognitive mechanism on the formation and the maintenance of delusions are discussed...
  18. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral approaches to outpatient treatment of internet addiction in children and adolescents
    Daniel L King
    School of Psychology, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Clin Psychol 68:1185-95. 2012
    ..Although the evidence base is limited in this emerging area of clinical psychology, we provide a summary of empirically supported cognitive-behavioral techniques for Internet addiction...
  19. doi request reprint Illusory control, gambling, and video gaming: an investigation of regular gamblers and video game players
    Daniel L King
    School of Psychology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Africa
    J Gambl Stud 28:421-35. 2012
    ..Further research is needed to better understand the nature of this association, as it may assist in understanding the impact of emerging digital gambling technologies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Children's satisfaction with out-of-home care in South Australia
    Paul H Delfabbro
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Adolesc 25:523-33. 2002
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  21. ncbi request reprint Predictors of short-term reunification in South Australian substitute care
    Paul Delfabbro
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Child Welfare 82:27-51. 2003
    ..A detailed profile analysis highlighted the specific case characteristics or changes thought to have contributed to reunification in each case...