Journal Articles

Common Sense Media: A Resource for Parents

Common Sense Media https://www.commonsensemedia.org/ Resource for Parents (In English and Spanish) who are trying to keep up on digital media. Go to the website and click on the tab “What Parents Need to Know.” Under here you can get information by age, by topic, Parents Ultimate Guides […]

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Without Sport, footballers turn to video games

• New article: Without sport, footballers turn to video games https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-sports/without-sport-footballers-turn-to-video-games/vi-BB11gsWS?ocid=MicrosoftNewsApp-Win10 Without sport, footballers turn to video games With the coronavirus postponing sport across the world, Mesut Ozil, Thibaut Courtois and other footballers have ..

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“THE HUB” blog on Gambling Awareness

PROBLEM GAMBLING AWARENESS MONTH  updates: • Check out The Hub blog on Gambling Awareness https://www.thehubct.org/single-post/2020/03/12/ProblemGamblingAwarenessMonth    

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• Can You Really Be Addicted to Video Games?

Please click on link below: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/22/magazine/can-you-really-be-addicted-to-video-games.html  

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• How sound and visual effects on slot machines increase the allure of gambling

Please click next line… • How sound and visual effects on slot machines increase the allure of gambling.  

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NO February Behavioral Health Committee Meeting

Just a reminder that the Regional Behavioral Health Committee Meeting will not meet on February 6. Instead, SERAC will be holding a Law Enforcement Meeting for local police officials and state troopers only.  The Behavioral Health Committee will resume on Thursday, March 5, with the meeting’s focus […]

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BREAKING NEWS ! 20/20 MAY 3, 2019 10pm – MARC POTENZA Interview with Diane Sawyer on Gaming.

Marc N. Potenza, MD, PhD Director, Yale Center of Excellence in Gambling Research,  is  interviewed by Diane Sawyer for a 20/20 episode on gaming. The episode is slated to air this Friday (May 3) on ABC, 10PM. Given the convergence between gambling and gaming, this is an […]

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A former librarian blew $89,000 of public money on a mobile game!

A former librarian blew $89,000 of public money on a mobile game CNBC  A librarian from Utah used city resources to make in-app purchases in Game of War, the Herald Journal reported. Read the full story<https://apple.news/Atlm4_9WtQvqEXM8KfxW2Qg>  

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Bettor Choice Quarterly Newsletter (Dec 2017) from UCFS Bettor Choice

From our partners at UCFS Bettor Choice Program (Region 3) Bettor Choice Newsletter Dec 2017  – Click for newsletter All, Please take the time to read about Gambling and the Holiday season. Happy Holidays! Sincerely, -The BC and Dig-In Teams- Lisa Moon, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC Supervisor, Bettor […]

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Intro to problem gambling report

Intro to problem gambling report

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