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february, 2021

04feb9:00 am1:00 pmVirtual EventCCGP Webinar - Suicide & Ethical Considerations

Time

(Thursday) 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Event Details

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

Problem Gambling: Suicide & Ethical Considerations

This interactive training will address ethical considerations in addiction treatment, focusing specifically on gambling addiction, and discussion will also focus on suicidal ideation and attempt rates, which are often identified among those experiencing issues related to gambling.

The presentation will include the functions of ethical codes, values/morals and laws impacting the gambling addiction professional, the agency and the client. Case studies and ethical decision-making models will be discussed throughout the course, as will the International Gambling Counselor Certification Board’s (IGCCB) code of ethics, in order to help guide the practitioner. Additionally, warning signs, risk and protective factors, and resources aimed at prevention, intervention and reduction of suicide prevalence will be covered.

 

Presenter:

  • Gregory Krausz, MA, CAADC, LPC

Learning Objectives

Attendees should be able to:

  • List key elements of ethical practice and apply them to problem gambling examples
  • Discuss the increased consideration of ethical issues that may arise when working with individuals experiencing gambling related issues
  • Discuss the code of ethics of the International Gambling Counselor Certification Board (IGCCB)
  • Identify the elevated statistics of suicide ideation and attempt rates among those experiencing gambling disorder
  • Discuss warning signs often associated with the contemplation and ideation of suicide

 

Continuing Education

IGCCB approved – This live program has been approved by the International Gambling Counselor Certification Board – all participants who satisfy the requirements of the program will receive a certificate

Cost for IGCCB CEs – No Cost

 

PA Cert Board approved – This live program has been approved for 4.0 hours – all participants who satisfy the requirements of the program will receive a certificate

Cost for PCB CEs – No Cost

 

NASW-PA approved – NASW-PA Chapter is a co-sponsor of this workshop. 4.0 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

 

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