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Problem Gambling Prevention and Treatment Overview – Lancaster

When:
February 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am
2019-02-22T09:00:00-05:00
2019-02-22T09:15:00-05:00
Where:
Fairfield County ADAMH Board
111 S. Braod Street Lancaster
Ohio
Cost:
Free

The Fairfield County ADAMH Board is partnering with the OhioMHAS to present the Problem Gambling Prevention and Treatment Overview on Feb. 22, 2019 at 9 am to Noon OR 1-4 pm at the Fairfield County ADAMH Board Building, 111 S. Broad St., Lancaster, Ohio. The sessions are open to the community. Topics include: the prevalence of gambling in Ohio and local survey data; focus populations, screening, and assessment; evidence-based treatment; cultural competency and suicidality; types of gambling and gambling terms; and prevention and community awareness. ​Three CEUs/RCHs are available. ​Register here for one of the two identical sessions by February 15, 2019

 

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