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UPCOMING PROBLEM GAMBLING TREATMENT STAGE 2 TRAINING

When:
March 1, 2018 – March 2, 2018 all-day
2018-03-01T00:00:00-05:00
2018-03-03T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Cambridge
Ohio
Cost:
$50.00

Stage 2: Treating the Disordered Gambler is a two-day training that provides clinicians with 12 hours of gambling-specific education. Designed for the clinician preparing to treat disordered gamblers, participants will gain a better understanding of treating gambling addiction through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing techniques. They will discuss case reviews, participate in role plays, write treatment plans and discuss disordered gambling as a co-occurring disorder. A prerequisite is Stage 1 Foundations in Disordered Gambling or 12 hours of previous gambling counseling training. This training provides 12 CEUs for social workers, counselors and gambling counselors, as well as 12 RCHs for chemical dependency and prevention professionals. Cost is $50, which includes breakfast and lunch. Register HERE.

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