International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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Exploration of the Problematic Twitter and Facebook Uses and Their Relationships with Psychopathological Symptoms Among Facebook Users

Stéphanie Laconi 1 , * , Elodie Verseillié 1 and Henri Chabrol 1
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1 Centre d’Études et de Recherches en Psychopathologie et Psychologie de la Santé – CERPPS, EA7411, UFR de Psychologie, Université de Toulouse 2 Jean Jaurès, 5 Allées Antonio Machado, 31058 Toulouse Cedex, France
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: , In Press (In Press); e61775
  • Published Online: July 24, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 9, 2016
  • Revised: February 1, 2018
  • Accepted: March 18, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.61775

To Cite: Laconi S, Verseillié E, Chabrol H. Exploration of the Problematic Twitter and Facebook Uses and Their Relationships with Psychopathological Symptoms Among Facebook Users, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. Online ahead of Print ;In Press(In Press):e61775. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.61775.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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