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february, 2018

23feb

MD 2017-18 WEBINAR Series: Have the Conversation

Time

(Friday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Details

A FREE webinar offered by the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the Maryland Center for Excellence on Problem Gambling

Have the Conversation: Problem Gambling Awareness Month Planning

Welcome to a series of free webinars designed to provide additional problem gambling clinical training on a variety of topics.

These webinars are presented by:

  • Lori Rugle, PhD, ICGC II, BACC – Program Director
  • Jeffrey M. Beck, LPC, ICGC II, JD, CART, MTC, ABD – Clinical Director
  • Carl Robertson, MRE, MDiv – Prevention Manager

Date

Friday, February 23, 2018

Time

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET

Learning Objectives

Participants will explore basic communication strategies on how to engage community members, health care professionals and special populations into conversation using the theme of gambling.

Attendees should be able to:
  • List the different activities that may be defined as ”gambling” that are available to all age groups
  • Understand the risks and identify some of the warning signs that may be associated with gambling
  • Learn five (5) talking points that can be incorporated into conversation around the topic of gambling in a safe and respectful manner with the general public and with clients
  • Implement conversation strategies for talking with special populations, e.g., youth, older adults
  • Create a gambling and problem gambling awareness activity plan to implement within their own communities

Register

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

Sponsor

University of Maryland School of Medicine and the Maryland Center for Excellence on Problem Gambling

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