Upcoming Trainings

If you are an educator, clinician, or someone just interested in learning more about gambling disorder, join us for a training! For more information including if you are deaf or hard of hearing, or are a person with a disability and requires an accommodation, please contact Odessa Dwarika, Director of Programs and Services @ 617-426-4554, TTY: 617-426-1855 or at odessa@maccg.org


2020 MCCG Training Calendar

 

*Due to the growing concern surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19), some of our regional trainings will be re-scheduled or changed to webinars.  We will update our calendar regularly to be sure you have the most up-to date information.

 

Regional Training 1 of 8: (CHANGED to WEBINAR)

Title: Introduction to Problem Gambling in Behavioral Health Settings
Date & Time: Wednesday April 8, 2020 from 10:30am – 3:15pm
Presenter: Jeremy Wampler & Jodie Nealley
Location: Center for Human Development, 332 Birnie Avenue, Springfield MA, 01107
Cost: $50.00

Clock hours/Continuing Education Units: 4
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Regional Training 2 of 8: (POSTPONED until June 16th)

Title: Problem Gambling, The Criminal Justice Client and Reentry Implications
Date & Time: Thursday April 23, 2020 from 10:00am – 3:15pm
Presenter: Brenda Westberry
Location: Eliot Community Human Services 125 Hartwell Ave, Lexington MA
Cost: $50.00

Clock hours/Continuing Education Units: 4.5
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Regional Training 3 of 8: (CHANGED to WEBINAR)

Title: From Video Gaming to Sports Wagering, All Bets are On: Implications for Youth & Young Adults
Date & Time: Tuesday April 28, 2020 from 10:00am – 3:15pm
Presenter: Julie Hynes, MA, CPS
Location: Baystate Health Ed. Center, 361 Whitney Avenue, Holyoke, MA 01040 
Cost: $50.00

Clock hours/Continuing Education Units: 4.5
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Regional Training 4 of 8:

Title: Enhancing Cultural Competence when Working with Transgender and Gender Non-Binary Individuals Struggling with Disordered Gambling
Date & Time: Wednesday May 6, 2020 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Eunice Avilés
Location: Online
Cost: $20.00

Clock hours/Continuing Education Units: 2
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Regional Training 5 of 8: (CHANGED to WEBINAR)

Title: Introduction to Problem Gambling in Behavioral Health Settings
Date & Time: Wednesday May 13, 2020 from 10:30am – 3:15pm
Presenter: Jeremy Wampler & Jodie Nealley
Location: Fenway Health Center 10th floor, 1340 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215
Cost: $50.00

Clock hours/Continuing Education Units: 4
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Regional Training 6 of 8:

Title: “Back by Popular Demand” Addressing the Co-Occurrence of Opioid Use Disorder and Problem Gambling
Date & Time: Wednesday May 27, 2020 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Lori Rugle
Location: Online
Cost: $20.00

Clock hours/Continuing Education Units: 2
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Regional Training 7 of 8:

Title: Introduction to Problem Gambling in Behavioral Health Settings
Date & Time: Monday June 1, 2020 from 10:30am – 3:15pm
Presenter: Jeremy Wampler & Jodie Nealley
Location: Lowell House, 101 Jackson Street 4th floor, Lowell MA, 01852
Cost: $50.00

Clock hours/Continuing Education Units: 4
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Regional Training 8 of 8:

Title: Introduction to Problem Gambling in Behavioral Health Settings
Date & Time: Monday June 8, 2020 from 10:00am – 2:30pm
Presenter: Jeremy Wampler & Jodie Nealley
Location: South Middlesex Opportunity Council (SMOC), 19 Concord Street, Framingham MA, 01702
Cost: $50.00

Clock hours/Continuing Education Units: 4
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Training Institute: Massachusetts Problem Gambling Specialist (MA PGS) Certificate (CHANGED to WEBINAR)

Dates: Tue. March 31 st , Thur. April 2nd, Tue. 7th, Thur. 9th,  Tue. 14th, Thur. 16th , Tue. 21st & Thur. 23rd 
Time: 12:00pm to 4:15pm each day
Location: Steppingstone’s First Step Inn, 134 Durfee Street, Fall River, MA
Presenters: Jodie Nealley, Julie Hynes, Eunice Aviles, Haner Hernández and Jeremy Wampler
Cost: $275.00 *includes application fee for MA PGS Certificate & Lunch

Continuing Education Units- 30
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Training Institute: Massachusetts Problem Gambling Specialist (MA PGS) Certificate

Dates: June 9th, 10th, 16th &17th 
Time: 8:45am to 5:00pm each day
Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 35 Major Taylor Blvd., Worcester, MA
Presenters: Jodie Nealley, Odessa Dwarika, Haner Hernández and Dot Duda
Cost: $275.00 *includes application fee for MA PGS Certificate & Lunch

Continuing Education Units- 30
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The Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No.6331. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

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