• Not All Bets Are the Same: A Targeted Intervention Guide for Specific Types of Bettors

    02.17.21Vicki Linton

    June 2, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Odessa Dwarika

    Hosted by Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health

    This training is designed to help both clinical and non-clinical direct care staff to learn specific, effective, interventions for different types of Bettors to help reduce or eliminate gambling episodes throughout their treatment. Participants will learn how to help clients create crucial barriers to gambling early on in treatment based on the client’s fame of choice. Discussion will focus on different types of Bettors including Casino, Lottery, Online, Sports, and Off-Track Betting. Additional discussion will include how to help clients deal with financial burdens and support for family members.

    Learning Objectives:
    -Identify a specific intervention for each of the 5 different types of betting
    -Learn 2 different types of boundary setting to share with Persons Affected
    -Learn 2 financial interventions to implement at the onset of a treatment episode

    The Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No.6331. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

    CEs available: 2

    Register here.