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may, 2018

31may

Gambling: Drugs, Alcohol & Mental Health

Time

(Thursday) 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Location

Northampton Community College Fowler Family Southside Center

511 E. Third Street, Room 605, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Event Details

Sands Bethlehem Sponsors a workshop presented by The Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania, Inc.

Drugs, Alcohol, and Mental Health: Where and How Does Gambling Fit?

The growing trend of research aimed at exploring the issues related to problem gambling has raised many questions in its association to drugs, alcohol, and mental health.  This training is aimed at identifying the interconnectedness of problem gambling to addiction and mental health within clinical practice. Strategies for managing treatment barriers and best practice will be shared and discussed. Also, with the DSM-5 reclassification of Gambling Disorder, it has created clinical opportunities in the treatment of addiction. The new diagnostic criteria of Gambling Disorders, as well as its relationship to clinical practice will also be discussed.

Date

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Time

9:00am – 4:00pm (registration begins at 8:30am)

Location

Northampton Community College Fowler Family Southside Center

511 E. Third Street, Room 605, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Trainer

Victor Ortiz, MSW, LADC I, CADC II

Registration

This is a FREE event and lunch will be provided.

Click HERE to register or contact Taggart Associates, at RG@taggartassociates.com, for more information

Sponsor

Sands Bethlehem

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