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Assessing Lethality within Problem Gambling

  • Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers 9083 Mentor Avenue Mentor, OH, 44060 United States (map)

Join us for a very insightful and important training on the correlation between Gambling Disorder and suicidal ideation. Participants will hear from experts in the field and a personal story from a Recovery Speaker. This training is free, includes three CEUs and certification in the evidence-based suicide prevention program "QPR: Question, Persuade, Refer."

Agencies and organizations involved in this training include Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS), Ohio for Responsible Gambling (ORG), Problem Gambling Network of Ohio (PGNO), Lake-Geauga Recovery Centers (LGRC), Recovery Resources (RR), United Way of Lake and Geauga Counties, Lake County Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board (Lake ADAMHS), Geauga County Board of Mental Health and Recovery Services (Geauga MHRS) and the Cuyahoga Problem Gambling Coalition (CPGC). 


1:00 - 1:15 Welcome - Melanie Blasko, LGRC, Scott Anderson, OhioMHAS, Derek Longmeier, PGNO

1:15 - 1:20  Services in Lake & Geauga Counties, Kerri Luckner, LGRC

1:20 - 1:40  Data from Lake & Geauga Counties, Stacey Frohnapfel-Hasson, OhioMHAS

1:40 - 2:30  Problem Gambling and Lethality, Michael Buzzelli, RR & Claire Spada, LGRC

2:30 - 3:00  Personal Story - Recovery Speaker

3:00 - 4:00  QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer), Rae Grady, Lake ADAMHS

Cost: $0

CEUs: 3.0

To Register: Register Here

Questions?: Contact Michael Buzzelli, Recovery Resources at 216.431.4131 x2612 or