Webinar — Have the Conversation: Problem Gambling Awareness Month Planning
February 23, 2018
12:00-1:00 PM EST
Learning Objectives: Participants will explore basic communication strategies on how to engage community members, health care professionals and special populations into conversation using the theme of gambling. Attendees should be able to:
-List the different activities that may be defined as ”gambling” that are available to all age groups.
-Understand the risks and identify some of the warning signs that may be associated with gambling.
-Learn five (5) talking points that can be incorporated into conversation around the topic of gambling in a safe and respectful manner with the general public and with clients.
-Implement conversation strategies for talking with special populations, e.g., youth, older adults.
-Create a gambling and problem gambling awareness activity plan to implement within their own communities.
This free webinar is offered by the Maryland Center of Excellence on Problem Gambling. Registration is required.
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