This two-day training will provide 12 hours of gambling-specific education and increase the participants' knowledge and understanding of the disease of gambling disorder and prepare the practicing clinician to work with problem and disordered gamblers and their families. Other information discussed includes warning signs, at-risk populations, screening/assessment tools, prevention/outreach strategies, resources available, gambling expansion and how to partner with the gaming industry, Gambler's Anonymous and other organizations. Small group scenarios and videos will accompany the training. Participation is highly encouraged.
Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 9:30 AM EST -to- Friday, December 7, 2018 at 4:30 PM EST
Dayton Metro Library - Northwest Branch
2410 Philadelphia Dr
Dayton, OH 45406
This training will provide 12 CEU's for social workers, counselors, and gambling counselors as well as 12 RCH's for chemical dependency and prevention professionals.
Maggie Hyland, LPCC, LSW, NCGCI
Scott Anderson, AS, LCDC II,
Mike Buzzelli, MA, MPH, OCPS
Cost: $50 (must be paid in advance, payments WILL NOT be accepted at the door)
Day-of: Doors will open at 9:00am for sign-in and small continental breakfast. Training will begin promptly at 9:30am both days.