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Events

GAMB Information Session

When:
March 5, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2021-03-05T12:00:00-05:00
2021-03-05T13:00:00-05:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Cory Brown
614-750-9899 ext. 104
This session is open to anyone working in Ohio who is interested in obtaining the GAMB through the OCDP Board, or anyone wanting to add Gambling to their Scope of Practice through the CSWMFT Board.

This 60 minute session is open to anyone working in Ohio who is interested in obtaining the Gambling Credential (GAMB) through the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board, or anyone wanting to add Gambling to their Scope of Practice through the Ohio Counselor, Social Work & Marriage and Family Therapist Board.

The session will provide information on the requirements of obtaining the GAMB credential and Scope of Practice to treat Gambling Disorder, provide an opportunity for attendees to hear from PGNO staff, who coordinate the needed requirements such as training and supervisory hours, and from OCDP Board staff, who can assist with questions regarding paperwork, submissions, deadlines, and other logistics.

Due to the nature of the event, continuing education hours will not be available.

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