Connecticut Gambling Awareness
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Free Webinar Tomorrow, Feb. 4th: PROBLEM GAMBLING: SUICIDE & ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS

A FREE webinar offered by the Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania

This interactive training will address ethical considerations in addiction treatment, focusing specifically on gambling addiction, and discussion will also focus on suicidal ideation and attempt rates, which are often identified among those experiencing issues related to gambling.

The presentation will include the functions of ethical codes, values/morals and laws impacting the […]

In Memory of Dr. Marvin Steinberg

In Memory of Dr. Marvin Steinberg

December 16, 1936 – January 25, 2021

Problem Gambling Family, it is with heavy heart that we share with you that our friend, mentor, our organization’s founder, and our Executive Director of 30 years, Dr. Marvin Steinberg has passed away.

Marvin was a legend who was personally involved in enacting […]

2021 Dealing with Problem Gambling Free Webinar Series

The North Carolina Problem Gambling Program (NCPGP) is pleased to offer a series of free webinars focusing on the treatment of problem gambling. The NCPGP, along with the NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Use Services, Morneau Shepell, and UNC Chapel Hill School of Social Work/Behavioral Health Springboard work together to bring to our state the Sure Bet Training […]

The 2021 Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania Virtual Conference

Join us throughout the month of March,
recognized as Problem Gambling Awareness Month,
for the
Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania’s
2021 Annual Statewide Conference!

The conference will be completely virtual this year,
and will consist of four live webinars,
that will be held over the course of four days in March.

Participation in all four events is encouraged but not required.
Complete details about the sessions are […]

The 18th Annual Ohio Problem Gambling Virtual Conference

Get Set for Ohio’s Only Statewide Conference Dedicated to Responsible Gambling

The 18th Annual Ohio Problem Gambling conference will take place virtually Tuesdays and Thursdays in March in honor of Problem Gambling Awareness Month. Attendees will have opportunities to attend keynote and educational presentations from local and national experts, as well as participate in additional networking and engagement opportunities. For […]

Free Three Hour Webinar on Overview of Problem Gambling

Free Three Hour Webinar on Overview of Problem Gambling

Thursday, February 11, 2021, 9am-12pm 

Webinar Description: 

The normative and pervasive nature of gambling behaviors in the United States can desensitize us to the problems that can occur when a person’s view of gambling shifts from entertainment to fixation. Recently reassigned in the DSM 5 from an impulse control disorder to a behavioral […]