• Fall Training Institute–Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling

    08.19.20Vicki Linton

    September 29, 2020 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    Odessa Dwarika

    Are you interested in developing the knowledge and skill set to identify and address problem gambling in your clinical practice or social service setting? Hidden problems with gambling often derail recovery from mental health and substance use disorders as signs and symptoms are often missed.

    Join our Training Institute; Foundations in Gambling Disorder, a 30-hour course designed increase community access to comprehensive, competent care and improve treatment outcomes. The Training Institute provides foundational knowledge of gambling disorder for providers in behavioral health settings that can be applied towards the Gaming Health Specialist (GHS) Certificate. There are a total of 9 courses that meet from 12:00pm – 3:30pm each day.

    Course 1: Introduction to Problem Gambling, Trainer: Jodie Nealley, Tuesday, September 29, 2020
    Course 2: Prevention; Youth and Emerging Technology, Trainer: Julie Hynes, Thursday, October 1, 2020
    Course 3: Assessment and Diagnosis, Trainer: Jeremy Wampler, Tuesday, October 6, 2020
    Course 4: Gambling as a Co-Occurring Disorder, Trainer: Jeremy Wampler, Thursday, October 8, 2020
    Course 5: Social Injustice; Trauma and Problem Gambling, Trainer: Deborah Haskins, Tuesday, October 13, 2020
    Course 6: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy & Other Evidence-Based Treatment, Trainer: Eunice Aviles, Thursday, October 15, 2020
    Course 7: Integrating Recovery Supports into Clinical Practice, Trainer: Jodie Nealley, Tuesday, October 20, 2020
    Course 8: Gambling Disorders: Putting it all Together, Trainer: Jodie Nealley, Thursday, October 22, 2020
    Course 9: The Big Picture: Understanding Disparities and Building Equity, Trainer: Haner Hernández, Thursday, October 27, 2020

    Register here