Adicción al móvil e Impulsividad

¿Cuánto tardas en responder un mensaje de Whatsapp?


  • Amparo Luján Barrera Universidad de Valencia
  • Matías Denis Cácaro Universidad Autónoma de Encarnación (UNAE)


Palabras clave:

Dependencia al móvil, adicción al smartphone, adicción a los mensajes de texto, mensajería instantánea, inmediatez de respuesta, impulsividad, urgencia


La dependencia al smartphone ha sido un tema ampliamente debatido en la comunidad científica, tanto por su definición como por su existencia. La inmediatez de la respuesta a la mensajería instantánea se ha descrito como una conducta impulsiva relacionada con la dependencia al móvil. La impulsividad es un factor central en el desarrollo y el mantenimiento de las conductas adictivas. En el presente experimento, se analiza el papel que tiene el tiempo de reacción a los mensajes de texto como predictor de la dependencia al smartphone. Para ello, se ha analizado la relación entre el tiempo de respuesta a los mensajes de texto en diversas situaciones, la dependencia al smartphone y la impulsividad en una muestra de 231 participantes.


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Cómo citar

Luján Barrera, A., & Denis Cácaro, M. (2022). Adicción al móvil e Impulsividad: ¿Cuánto tardas en responder un mensaje de Whatsapp?. INFORMACIO PSICOLOGICA, (123), 24–38.