The World Health Organization is recognizing “gaming disorder” as a diagnosable condition. But the organization’s decision to include the new term in the 11th edition... ‘Gaming disorder’ now a mental health condition

The World Health Organization is recognizing “gaming disorder” as a diagnosable condition. But the organization’s decision to include the new term in the 11th edition of its International Classification of Diseases has sparked controversy among psychiatric experts who question whether there’s enough research to call it a true disorder.


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