With an increase in gambling opportunities comes an emerging need for trained gambling addiction treatment providers. Many states report less than 75 trained
providers, fewer in several states. A frequently cited obstacle has been lack of
available training opportunities especially for rural parts of the country.
North American Training Institute invites you to register for this
Free 1-hour Webinar
"Counseling the Pathological Gambler"
Wednesday, February 20 at 1pm (EST)
This webinar will provide gambling-specific training that includes core features of a
gambling-addicted client, chart of the progression of a gambling addiction and
includes case examples of gambling addictive behaviors. In addition, the webinar
will cite professional development as well as potential funding opportunities for
gambling addiction-specific services nationwide. Attendees will be invited to
participate in a live Q & A session with Dr. Jon Grant and Elizabeth George.
- Describe state-specific needs for gambling addiction providers.
- Delineate what type of person develops a gambling addiction.
- Chart a client's progression of a gambling addiction.
- Identify relevant funding opportunities for gambling addiction-specific training,
education, treatment services and prevention.
**Attendees of this live webinar are eligible to receive 1.0 CEU approved by
the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders.