Dr. Kimberly S. Young is a licensed psychologist and an internationally known expert on Internet addiction. She founded the Center for Internet Addiction in 1995 and is a professor at St. Bonaventure University publishing numerous articles and books including Caught in the Net, the first to identify Internet addiction, Tangled in the Web, and more. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The London Times, Newsweek, Time, CNN, CBS News, Fox News, Good Morning America, and ABC’s World News Tonight. She serves on the advisory board for The Internet Group in Toronto and the Japanese Ministry for the prevention and treatment of Internet Addiction.
Dr. Cristiano Nabuco de Abreu has a PhD in Clinical Psychology from University of Minho in Portugal with a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Deptartment of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade of São Paulo. He coordinates the Internet Addicts Program of the Impulse Control Unit of the Institute of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of São Paulo. The former president of the Brazilian Society of Cognitive Therapies and former vice-president of Latina America Society of Cognitive Therapies, Dr. Nabuco has published numeorous journal articles and ten books including, Internet Addiction: A Handbook and Guide to Evaluation and Treatment, Clinical Handbook for Impulse Control Dosorders, and more.