American Psychological Association says video games lead to increase in aggression

Top Video

(WIAT) — The American Psychological Association task force said playing violent video games can lead to an increase in aggression.

But, even with 20 years of research, the APA said there still isn’t enough research into whether or not games cause actual criminal violence.

The seven-person task force reviewed 170 studies on video games violence. The group found a number of areas where current research is insufficient.

Copyright 2015 WIAT 42 News

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


CBS 42 Cares

See more on CBS 42 Cares page