Author Archives: Ohio for Responsible Gambling

Here’s Why The U.K. Has Banned Gambling Ads With Celebrities

Gambling advertisements in the United Kingdom(UK) that feature celebrities, sports stars, and social media influencers will no longer be allowed under a new ruling designed to “safeguard young people and vulnerable audiences” from developing a problem with gambling.  “These rules will significantly impact gambling advertisers looking to promote their brands using prominent sportspeople and celebrities,” […]

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Stay Safe This Summer With Change The Game Ohio

In 1996, the National Safety Council (NSC) established June as National Safety Month in the United States. The month was created to help increase public awareness of safety and health risks to decrease the number of safety hazards at homes and workplaces. Every summer, the NSC and other organizations provide safety tips on everything from […]

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Changing the game for kids before it’s too late.

Youth gaming isn’t just fun and games anymore. Chris J. Tuell, Ed.D, LPCC-S, LICDC-CS is the Clinical Director of Addiction Services at the Lindner Center of Hope. He is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Cincinnati. At the Lindner Center of HOPE, Dr. Tuell oversees areas of chemical addictions (drugs […]

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

The month of May could mean many different things for you: the arrival of spring, graduation parties, or Memorial Day observances. But May is significant for another reason you might not know – it is Mental Health Awareness Month.  You might be wondering how problem gambling and mental health are connected. But gambling addiction has […]

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