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NCPG: ASK AN EXPERT WITH MARY DREXLER – PROBLEM GAMBLING AND SUICIDE RISK, PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION

When:
September 29, 2022 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2022-09-29T12:00:00-04:00
2022-09-29T13:00:00-04:00
Where:
Virtual Event
Contact:
Vicki Linton
202-547-9204

This is a National Council on Problem Gambling virtual event.

Join us for the Ask an Expert episode where we’ll get Mary Drexler’s thoughts on the connections between problem gambling and suicide, compounding risk factors, and implications for prevention, policies and procedure development. This session will be a Q&A format followed by structured networking time for all attendees.

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