Webinars

The New York Council on Problem Gambling now offers FREE live webinars for New York State professionals.  These webinars are OASAS approved for 1 clock hour per course and are geared towards increasing knowledge and abilities to help prevent and treat gambling disorder.  Past webinar topics include: Engaging the Client in Treatment; Assessment; Treatment Planning; and Characteristics of a Problem Gambling.

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  • Problem Gambling Screening: What Works and What Doesn’t – October 7, 2019

    12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

    Course Outline:

    • Rationale for Problem Gambling Screening
    • Description of Brief Problem Gambling Screens
    • Technology Transfer:  Research to Clinical Practice
    • Effective Screening Strategies and Road Maps
    • Developing a problem gambling integrated intake
    • Impact of Gambling on Recovery, Health and Well-Being: Opening the Conversation

    Educational Goal:

    Participants will gain understanding of effective strategies for screening for gambling problems along with the rationale for problem gambling screening in health care settings.

    Educational Objectives:

    • Participants will be able to identify the need and rationale for screening for gambling problems in a range of health care settings.
    • Participants will gain an understanding of how to utilize effective brief problem gambling screening strategies.
    • Participants will be able to identify how to develop a problem gambling integrated intake.

    Class Cost
    Free for NYS Residents only. Non-residents are not eligible.