Supporting Recovery in the Era of Expanded Gambling
- Health & Wellness
- Lawrence Heritage State Park, Lawrence MA
This training will explore effective engagement strategies in the clinical practice of gambling disorders. It will review interview techniques that allow for the establishment of a therapeutic alliance. This training will explore suicidal ideation and its relationship to gambling disorders as well as review treatment models. A case review and discussion will provide practical clinical insight into treating individuals experiencing gambling disorder.
Clock Hours for NBCC: 4
Founded in 1983, the Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling is a private, non-profit health agency dedicated to providing leadership to reduce the social, financial, and emotional costs of problem gambling, and to promote a continuum of prevention and intervention strategies including: information and public awareness, community education and professional training, advocacy and referral services for problem gamblers, their loved ones and the greater community.
To learn more about the Council, please contact Victor Ortiz, Senior Director of Programs and Services, at 617.426.4554 / email@example.com.