Published on in Vol 18, No 2 (2016): February

Behavioral Outcome Effects of Serious Gaming as an Adjunct to Treatment for Children With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Behavioral Outcome Effects of Serious Gaming as an Adjunct to Treatment for Children With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Behavioral Outcome Effects of Serious Gaming as an Adjunct to Treatment for Children With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Kim CM Bul   1, 2 * , MSc ;   Pamela M Kato   3 * , EdM,PhD ;   Saskia Van der Oord   4, 5, 6 * , PhD ;   Marina Danckaerts   7 * , MD,PhD ;   Leonie J Vreeke   1, 2 * , PhD ;   Annik Willems   8 * , MSc ;   Helga JJ van Oers   9 * , PhD ;   Ria Van Den Heuvel   10 * , MSc ;   Derk Birnie   11 * , MD ;   Thérèse AMJ Van Amelsvoort   12, 13, 14 * , MD,PhD ;   Ingmar HA Franken   2 * , PhD ;   Athanasios Maras   1 * , MD

1 Yulius Academy, Yulius Mental Health Care Organization, Barendrecht, Netherlands

2 Department of Clinical Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands

3 Serious Games Institute, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom

4 Department of Developmental Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands

5 Cognitive Science Centre Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands

6 Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

7 Department of Psychiatry, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

8 Venture & Incubation Centre, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Beerse, Belgium

9 Department of Medical Affairs, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Tilburg, Netherlands

10 Centre ZitStil, Antwerp, Belgium

11 Focuz Treatment Centre for Children and Youth, Rotterdam, Netherlands

12 Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands

13 Mondriaan Mental Health Care, Heerlen, Netherlands

14 Virenze Mental Health Care, Maastricht, Netherlands

*all authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Kim CM Bul, MSc
  • Yulius Academy
  • Yulius Mental Health Care Organization
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  • Netherlands
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  • Email: k.bul@yulius.nl