Gambling problems are rarely on the minds of prevention staff, counselors, recovery coaches, and professionals working in other human service fields, but understanding what gambling disorder is and how it can impact individuals, families and communities cannot be underestimated.

The New York Council on Problem Gambling is pleased to offer problem gambling trainings that range in complexity from an overview of the issue to a specialized training program and advanced clinical topic trainings.

Below please see a list of self-paced trainings* specially designed to help you learn more about the issue of problem gambling, and how you can play an active role in helping those struggling.

*All trainings below are self-paced and can be started and completed at your convenience. If you need a face-to-face training or presentation, please reach out to:

Jaime D. Costello, Bureau Director Prevention and Training
(518) 852-7107 or

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