Webinar: LGBTQ+ & Gambling Disorder: A Cultural Competency Primer (NC)

11jun12:00 pm1:00 pmWebinar: LGBTQ+ & Gambling Disorder: A Cultural Competency Primer (NC)


(Tuesday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm(GMT-04:00)

Event Details

It is generally known that the LGBTQ+ community face addiction at higher rates than the general population. This presentation will provide participants with a richer understanding of LGBTQ+ individuals (including basic knowledge of identities and terms), empirical research to understand the prevalence of LGBTQ+ gambling and risk toward disordered gambling, and how to use LGBTQ+ cultural competency tools to best work with LGBTQ clients and their families around these issues.

Presenter: Michelle Malkin, JD, PhD

Learning Objectives:

  1. Provide participants with LGBTQ+ cultural competency.
  2. Explore the reasons why LGBTQ+ may be at higher risk for addiction
  3. Consider research on LGBTQ+ gambling and risk for gambling disorder
  4. Provide advice for working with LGBTQ+ clients
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