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april, 2020

09apr2:00 pm2:00 pmCCGP Webinar - Stress Management & Mindfulness Approaches to Gambling Treatment


(Thursday) 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Details

A FREE webinar offered by the Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania

A Stress Management/Mindfulness Approach
to Working with the Problem Gambler

Stress and its impact affect us all. Stress is related to all major health problems in the United States including gambling disorder and other addictions. This workshop will increase participants understanding of stress and teach effective stress management tools and techniques to help gambling disordered clients. In this webinar helping professionals will learn how stress depletes our resources on a physical, cognitive, emotional and spiritual level. Participants will learn how to rejuvenate and restore our energy in all of these areas. Research has demonstrated that using Mindfulness based practices in recovery increases clients’ success. Learn effective strategies for reducing stress, improving treatment outcomes, and enhancing the lives of those we serve.



  • Anthony Parente, M.A., LCPC, NCC, MAC, ICGC II, BACC

Learning Objectives

Attendees should be able to:

  • Increase their understanding of stress and the impact that it has on our lives and our clients
  • Participants will learn about the relationship between stress and gambling problems.
  • Help clients develop effective strategies to cope with stress and enhance their potential for success in recovery


Continuing Education

This live program has been approved by the PA Certification Board for 1.0 hours of continuing education credit

Cost for PA Cert Board CEs – No Cost


All attendees will receive 1.0 hours of national gambling certification credit upon completion of the live webinar

Cost for National Gambling Certification CEs – No Cost


NASW-PA Chapter is a co-sponsor of this workshop. 1 CEs will be awarded for completion of this course. NASW has been designated as a pre-approved provider of professional continuing education for social workers (Section 47.36), Marriage and Family Therapist (Section 48.36) and Professional Counselors (Section 49.36) by the PA State Board of Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists and Professional Counselors.

Cost for NASW-PA CEs – $15 – member / $25 – non-member



For more information, or to register for this webinar, please click HERE

Please note – space is limited for this webinar

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