Region 1 Gambling Awareness Team Webinar

Intro to Internet Gaming Disorder

(1 CEU Provided)

Learning Objectives:  

Gain an understanding of how gaming satisfies numerous psychological needs and why that knowledge is important for prevention and treatment of video game addiction.

Learn the differences between normal, at risk, and problematic gamers. Learn what risk factors contribute to video game addiction.

Presented by:

Nadja Streiter, LMSW is a psychotherapist and parent coach in Westport, Connecticut. She is also Programs Director at Game Quitters where she co-created their parent program, RECLAIM. She has specific expertise in treating adolescents and adults who struggle with Video Game Addiction,  problematic Technology use, and co-occuring ADHD, anxiety and depression.

 

 

Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. FREE to join, RSVP to igillespie@communities4action.org

 

Gambling Awareness Team (GAT) Member Organizations: Caribe, CCAR – Bridgeport Community Recovery Center, CT Council on Problem Gambling, Communities 4 Action, CT Renaissance, DMHAS Problem Gambling Services, Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference Fairfield County Sports Commission, Gamblers Anonymous, GBAPP, Greenwich Hospital Behavioral Health, Liberation Programs, Positive Directions, Recovery Network of Programs, Stratford Youth Services, The Connection, The HUB (RYASAP), TPAUD