• WCPG Phase 1 Training – Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling

    09.30.19Grace Maliska

    April 23, 2020 – April 24, 2020 all-day
    Four Points By Sheraton Milwaukee North Shore
    8900 North Kildeer Court Milwaukee
    WI 53209
    Alta Valenta
    (920) 437-8888

    Topic: Phase I
    15 CEUs!

    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.


    1. History and prevalence of gambling and problem gambling
    2. Types of gamblers
    3. Definitions of gambling
    4. Typology of problem gamblers
    5. Screening and assessment
    6. Co-morbid and co-occurring disorders
    7. Family counseling
    8. Crisis intervention

    How this program will be presented:

    1. Lecture
    2. Power Point
    3. Group discussion
    4. Interactive exercises