Free NAADAC Webinar

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 @ 3-4:00pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)


Gambling disorder affects one percent of the US population. However, it was not recognized as a psychiatric disorder until 1980. This webinar will help learners get up-to-date on the latest research on gambling disorder. Specifically, it will focus on the prevalence of the disorder, at-risk subpopulations, the revised diagnostic code in DSM-5, options for brief screening, treatment strategies and relapse prevention.

Learning Objectives
  • Utilize the DSM-5 diagnostic code for gambling disorder.
  • Identify the treatment strategy with the most research support.
  • Utilize brief screening for gambling disorder.
  • Identify the role of co-occurring disorders in clients with gambling disorder.

Education is FREE to all professionals

Earn Continuing Education Hours (CEs)

If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion to verify the continuing education hours you spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. NAADAC members receive a CE certificate for 1 CE for free. Non-members of NAADAC can receive 1 CE for $15 (make payment here). A CE certificate will be emailed to you within 21 days of submission and receiving payment, if applicable. Click here for a complete list of who accepts NAADAC continuing education hours.


Christine Reilly, is the Senior Research Director of the National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG), the only national organization dedicated to helping disordered gamblers and their families through high quality scientific research and evidence-based education programs. Reilly is responsible for coordinating the research grants program, the Annual NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction, the NCRG Webinar Series, and other educational programs. She previously served as the Executive Director of the Institute for Research on Pathological Gambling and Related Disorders at Harvard Medical School and Cambridge Health Alliance. She earned her Master of Arts degree from Vanderbilt University and graduated magna cum laude from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College

Who Should Attend

Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.

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