(Friday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
A FREE webinar offered by the Maryland Center for Excellence on Problem Gambling Update on SBIRT Join
A FREE webinar offered by the Maryland Center for Excellence on Problem Gambling
Update on SBIRT
Join the Maryland Center of Excellence on Problem Gambling (the Center) for the 2021-2022 series of FREE webinars designed to provide additional problem gambling prevention, clinical and recovery training on a variety of topics. Webinars are one (1) hour in length, 12:00-1:00 PM EDT and award one (1) CEU (unless otherwise specified).
Dr. Lori Rugle, PhD, ICGC II, BACC, ICGD
Summary: Research evidence has been accumulating indicating that unidentified problem gambling contributes to increased treatment costs and decreased treatment effectiveness across behavioral and general health care settings. This presentation will review the most commonly employed, evidenced-based brief problem gambling screening instruments currently in use. Research based as well as clinical evidence will be used to discuss pros and cons of screening strategies and to recommend an effective screening, brief intervention and referral process.
Attendees should be able to:
- Participants will be able to identify key elements to effective screening for gambling problems
- Participants will be able to identify strategies to initiate discussion of the impact of gambling in a variety of health care settings
- Participants will be able to describe the current research on the development of a gambling SBIRT
For more information, or to register for this webinar, please click HERE