Problem Gambling: It’s Preventable, Identifiable, and Treatable

November 1, 2016 @ 8:15 am – 4:30 pm
Top of the Market Banquet Facility
32 Webster St
Dayton, OH 45402

A Free Fact-Filled Day
Professionals and the general public are invited to learn from three national experts in the field of problem gambling treatment and research. They will discuss how to prevent problem gambling as well as the motivations, trends, treatment and support options available to problem gamblers.

Speakers Include:

  • Stacey Frohnapfel-Hasson, Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
  • Helen Jones-Kelley, Montgomery County Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services
  • Derek Longmeier, Problem Gambling Network of Ohio
  • Dr. Heather Chapman, Cleveland VA Medical Center
  • Michael Buzzelli, Recovery Resources
  • Tristyn Eppley, Envision Partnerships
  • Tristan Hall, Drug Free Action Alliance
  • Melissa Kaetzel-Cole, Clermont Recovery Center


Did you know that in OH, males ages 18-34 are the highest demographic at risk for developing a problem with gambling? Even so, anyone can be impacted by #ProblemGambling so it’s important to #KnowYourRisk by taking the free 2-minute quiz at http://BeforeYouBet.org/the-quiz.

It’s been about a year since China put in place government restrictions on how long children could play video games. Find out how the effort has affected the gaming industry: https://bit.ly/3LVnlzi
#ChangeTheGameOhio #YouthGaming

#GamblingTwitter is wildly popular & with legal #SportsBetting starting in Ohio in 2023, it’s important to make sure that people see #ResponsibleGambling messages on social media. Read about how social media is impacting sports betting: https://bit.ly/3VCMmTT