Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling
Are you interested in learning more about problem gambling? Gambling has expanded throughout Massachusetts in recent years and it is more important than ever for clinicians to integrate evidence-based assessment, diagnosis and treatment of disordered gambling into their practice. This training is designed to increase providers’ skill in identifying and treating problematic gambling behavior. It will focus on the assessment and diagnosis of gambling disorder as a behavioral addiction and there will be practice in developing a treatment plan. This training will also explore the similarities and differences of gambling disorder with substance abuse and mental health disorders and discuss the various challenges in identifying disordered gambling
CEUs Available: 4
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We will be offering Introductory Training, Advanced Workshops, and Recovery Coach Training.
The Council on Compulsive Gambling of NJ, Inc.’s 38th Annual Statewide Conference is being held Friday, September 25, 2020
at the NJHA Conference and Event Center in Princeton, New Jersey
“The Public Health Risk of Internet Gambling & Gaming”
Save this date! Make it a point to join us this year. We are looking forward to this very innovative and exciting conference. Details to follow!
Topic: Phase IV
This program is designed for those participants who are or plan to be working with problem gamblers and their families in a variety of clinical settings. This information is designed for participants to incorporate into their clinical practice. Participants will learn about the effects of gambling on the individual, family and community and use the information to help those who fall into your own professional scope of practice.
Following completion of the 60 hour training and education program, participants will be prepared to work with family and significant others, special populations, present salient patient education topics to clients and families, prepare court reports, assist with complete asset protection plans and use an array of clinical strategies focusing on impulse control and self-regulation interventions in the treatment of gambling problems, etc.
How this program will be presented: