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june, 2022

02jun10:00 am11:00 amVirtual EventBHTEN Webinar: Problem Gambling in the Aging Population

Time

(Thursday) 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Details

 

Presented by the Behavioral Health Training & Education Network

Problem Gambling in the Aging Population

Josh Mountz, M.Ed. – Prevention Specialist, Compass Mark

Thursday, June 2nd, 2022
10 AM – 11 AM EST
Cost: FREE!

Register HERE for this FREE webinar!
Any questions, contact Kira Marie Smith at ksmith@bhten.com.

About This Course
The population of the United States is graying more and more every year. That aging population is especially susceptible to issues that stem from problem gambling. During this presentation we will review the unique circumstances that make seniors vulnerable to problem gambling. We will discuss signs and symptoms of problem gambling that can alert friends, family members, and caregivers that a loved one could be in trouble. Problem gambling is something that can be treated! Resources for prevention and treatment of problem gambling will also be discussed.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify signs of problem gambling in seniors
  • Explain the reasons Problem Gambling can be especially dangerous for an aging population
  • List the resources available to prevent and treat problem gambling in seniors

Intended Audience:
Seniors, caregivers, anyone who works with seniors.

Instructional Level: 
Introductory

Completion Requirements:
Participants must attend the entire session, participate in all activities, and submit an evaluation within 7 days of training to receive a certificate. Certificates of Attendance will be available to download from the Learning Hub once the evaluation is successfully submitted.

Credit Statements:
No CE’s are being offered for this course. Certificates of Attendance only.

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