Treatment Provider Resources


For 24/7 Support, Call the NYS OASAS HOPEline at 1-877-8HOPENY

It is important for those affected by the harms associated with gambling and people close to those with a gambling problem can suffer impacts that include conflicts in relationships, financial strain,

and feelings of anger, fear, shame or worry.

For more information and to get help,

call the NYS OASAS HOPEline anytime at 1-877-846-7369.

For additional resources, please visit or

Problem Gambling Resource Center Treatment Provider Resources Hub

The resources listed on this page are intended for use by treatment providers working with clients on their goals to reduce or stop gambling and its related problems. Resources are categorized by topics and lead to an outside link when you click.  There are many resources available, every possible option is not represented on this webpage. The Council will keep resources updated as relevant. If you have additional resources you’d like to see added, please share them with Rachel Lauria for review at [email protected]. If you have any questions, please reach out to your Program Manager or Rachel Lauria.

Content areas found on this resource page: Apps, Assessments,  Brief Screens,  Financial Resources,  Frequently Used PGRC Forms,  Group Recovery Support Options,  Group Therapy Options,  Online Resources,  Podcasts,  Recovery Meetings,  Videos,  Voluntary Self Exclusion,  Workbooks


BetBlocker software to block gambling sites and applications (includes a parental control feature)  (no user fee)

GamBan  software to block gambling sites and applications (fee associated for user)

Gambling Therapy in Google Play StoreGambling Therapy in the Apple Store 

Recover Me

 Recovery resources 


This list includes both brief screens and diagnostic screening assessments.

Brief Adolescent Gambling Screen 

DSM-V Gambling Disorder Diagnostic Criteria

Gambling Symptom Assessment Scale brief screening tool

South Oaks Gambling Screen

South Oaks Gambling Screen -Spanish

Brief Screens:

Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen brief screening tool (available in a variety of languages)

Lie Bet brief screening tool



PGRC E-Screener (Problem Gambling Severity Index)

Financial Resources:  

Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Rochester serving all of NYS

GamFin online community of problem gambling treatment providers discussion finances

Monthly Budget Planner.docx 

Technology, Providers & Gambling Treatment training with TrueLink Card demo (you’ll need to sign into the training center to access this self paced training)

A Therapeutic Budget for people in recovery(1).xlsx 

Your Money, Your Goals financial toolkit (available in English, Spanish & Chinese)

Frequently Used PGRC Forms:

Financial Assessment

Inpatient Treatment Contact information

Portal Guidance Document

Policy & Procedures for PGRC Clinicians

Release Of Information

Release of Information -Spanish

Session Note -Spanish

Session Record form

If there are other forms you need, please contact your program manager.

OASAS Training Resources- Learning Thursday Series

Gambling and Behavioral Health Conditions

Problem Gambling Screening in Treatment Programs, Why it Matters

OASAS Learning Hub

Online Resources:

Know The Odds website for information about problem gambling

MindRideNY for basic information about how gambling impacts the brain

NYCPG YouTube Page


All In: The Addicted Gamblers’ Podcast by Brian Hatch

After Gambling Podcast  by Jamie

The Broke Girl Society by Christina Cook

Fall In: The Problem Gambling Podcast for Military Service Members and Veterans by Dave Yager 

Hello: My Name is Craig podcast by Craig Carton

The Hidden Addiction Podcast  by the Mid-Hudson PGRC

Recovery Meetings:

8-Dimensions of Wellness by NYCPG, available to people in maintenance for 12 weeks

Debtors Anonymous

Families Anonymous

Gam-Anon website Main Gam-Anon website, find meetings across NYS

Gamblers Anonymous website main GA website, find meetings across NYS

Gamblers Anonymous NY for meetings in NYC

Gamblers In Recovery with online GA & GamAnon meetings

SMART Recovery with online meeting information 

The Bet Free Life YouTube show w/ Brian Hatch & Christina Cook 


Brain & Gambling -for use in showing what is happening in the brain of a person with gambling addiction.  Inside the brain of a gambling addict – BBC News 

Nuggets: great for showing a non-triggering visual of what the addiction process looks like.

Voluntary Self-Exclusion:

NYS Voluntary Self Exclusion form for state operated casinos & wagering

Foxwoods Casino Self-Exclusion form

Mass State Self-Exclusion

Mohegan Sun Self-Exclusion form

New Jersey Self-Exclusion


These workbooks have been created by others working in the field of problem gambling treatment.

Gambling Behaviour Self Study workbook

Individualized Treatment for Problem Gamblers Workbook 

Intro to CBT for clients 

Mindfulness Based Relapse Prevention for Problem Gambling

No Dice Safety Net To Recovery workbook

Your First Step to Change 3rd Edition workbook (available in multiple languages)