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Stage II: Applications and Approaches in Treating Gambling Disorder

When:
April 21, 2021 @ 10:00 am – April 23, 2021 @ 3:00 pm
2021-04-21T10:00:00-04:00
2021-04-23T15:00:00-04:00
Cost:
$30
Contact:
Cory Brown
614-750-9899 ext. 104

This workshop builds on the Stage I training, aimed at conceptualization, treatment planning, and treatment delivery for those presenting with problem gambling and gambling disorder.

This workshop builds on the Stage I training, aimed at conceptualization, treatment planning, and treatment delivery for those presenting with problem gambling and gambling disorder. Best practice models of care for gambling issues will be reviewed, specifically highlighting Cognitive Behavioral Treatment, Motivational Interviewing, and Mindfulness-Based Interventions. The workshop will be interactive, with large and small group exercises aimed at increasing competencies for gambling treatment.

Prerequisite: Stage I: Gambling, Problem Gambling, and Ohio’s Service System or 12 hours of previous gambling counseling training required

Objectives:
1. Participants will learn assessment tools and protocols designed specifically for gambling treatment
2. Participants will learn culturally sensitive treatment protocols designed for treating gambling and reducing gambling harm
3. Participants will review potential ethical dilemmas when working with clients presenting with gambling issues

Continuing Education Hours Breakdown:
TBD

Wednesday, April 21, 10:00am-3:00pm
Thursday, April 22, 10:00am-3:00pm
Friday, April 23, 10:00am-3:00pm

The training will run each day from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm with a 1-hour break from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. Each day will consist of 4 hours of content totaling 12 hours.

Registration closes: Monday, April 19, 12:00 pm

Tweets

The risks go beyond gambling. Research shows that kids who gamble are more likely to engage in risky behaviors like substance use and criminal activity. Learn more about what you can do to help at https://t.co/fqPtJv1Rnv #ChangeTheGameOhio #YouthGambling

Did you know you can always enroll in Ohio’s Voluntary Exclusion Program? Learn more about the program and how to apply in the blog. The Problem Gambling Helpline is also available 24/7 at 1-800-589-9966. https://t.co/gXVF9tkwcJ #BeforeYouBet #ProblemGambling #HelpStartsHere

Anyone can be at-risk of problem gambling. The number of professional athletes seeking help for gambling addiction has increased since the first coronavirus lockdown. Read more about this recent trend on SkyNews. https://t.co/K1fIYPC1z0