Having the Conversation: The Recovery Community & Problem Gambling
The Recovery Symposium is a celebration for anyone in recovery, working towards recovery and those who work with them. We will offer Certified Addiction Recovery Coach (CARC) CEU’s to recovery coaches attending. Come join us to raise awareness and promote recovery.
*This event is FREE to the public
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s Office of Problem Gambling Services and the Suicide Prevention Program announced the launch of their online gambling screening tool with screening for Mental Health, a service of Riverside Community Care. This is a great resource aimed to strengthen the individual, family, and community connectedness of working-age men in Massachusetts.
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Welcome to the Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling
We understand the problem. We can help.
Founded in 1983, the Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling is a private, non-profit public health agency. We advocate for responsible gaming and gambling practices and services for those affected by gambling. We aim to reduce the impacts of gambling disorder and strive to make gambling healthy and safe for the people of Massachusetts. We are neither for nor against legalized gambling. We accomplish our mission through education, advocacy, and by providing resources. We serve people who gamble, their families, caregivers, and the community at large.
June 20, 2019 | Midwest Conference on Problem Gambling and Substance Abuse Welcome! The slide decks will be made available here on June 20, 2019. Keynote Presentation Problem Gambling Prevention: Then and Now Objective: Explain at least 3 frameworks used to address...
Waterville, ME -- Thank you for attending the training! Resources are below. Please feel free to reach out anytime to Julie Hynes (email@example.com). Slide Deck: (Please excuse any formatting issues related to content upload.) [pdf-embedder...
The Blurring Lines of Youth Gaming and Gambling: Implications for the Public Health Field (Julie Hynes, MA, CPS)
Brockton, MA -- Thank you for attending the training! Resources are below. Please feel free to reach out anytime to Julie Hynes (firstname.lastname@example.org). Partner alert: Yale's Dr. Mark Potenza will be on "ScreenTime: Diane Sawyer Reporting" on Friday, 5/3 at 8PM....