"On-Line Gaming and Gambling for the Next Generation"
Friday, December 20, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Title: "On-Line Gaming And Gambling For The Next Generation"
Sub-Title: Gambling Prevention Training
Summary: This training will explore the provenance of gambling; how social media may be causing addictive behaviors among youth; and how some of these behaviors can lead to gambling addiction.
Location: Montgomery County Educational Service Center
Street Address: 200 South Keowee Street
City/State/Zip: Dayton, Ohio 45402
Presenter: Jennifer Clegg, LSW, MSW, OCPS-II, NCGC-I/BACC
Event Date: Friday, December 20, 2013
Event Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Registration Time: 8:00 - 8:30 a.m.
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
End Time: 4:00 p.m.
Description: This workshop we will discuss the provenance of gaming. It will explore how social media may be causing addictive behaviors among youth and how some of these behaviors can lead to gambling addiction.
Participants will learn about the prevelance of youth gaming and the impact it has.
Participants will explore the addictive nature of gaming and how it can lead to addictive gambling behaviors.
Participants will look at interventions that will provide education about responsible gaming strategies.
Training Type: Workshop Training
Continuing Education: Ohio Chemical Dependency Board RCHs and Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board CPEs have been approved for this training.
Contact: Carrie J. Rogge
Contact Phone: (937) 443-0416 ext. 127
Cost: This is a free training, funded by the Ohio Dept. of Mental Health and Addiction Services.
Information: This training was originally scheduled for November 7, 2013. Registration is required. Notification by registrants of inability to attend is requested.