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Problem Gambling Webinar (Free!)
Free training on Zoom that is open to the public! 1 RSS CEU.
This workshop will be presented by the Connecticut Council on Problem Gambling. This workshop will discuss gambling disorder and the impact of expansion in Connecticut. Workshop will include developing an understanding of what gambling means as well as the progression from recreational to gambling disorder, similarities/differences to substance use/mental health issues as well as risk factors and warning signs. Facilitator will aid participants in how to infuse gambling education/awareness into the work that is already being provided, as well as discuss screening tools, frequently used interventions, the role of a recovery support specialist working with people impacted by gambling related problems, and other recovery resources. Presenters Kaitlin Brown, Kelly Leppard, and Steve Matos.