Free NAADAC Webinar

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 @ 3-4:00pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)

Description

Problem gambling is linked to many individual, public health, and social problems, including depression, suicide, significant debt, bankruptcy, family conflict, domestic violence, neglect and maltreatment of children and criminal offenses. As with any addiction, treatment and early intervention utilizing various approaches can be very effective. This workshop will provide an overview and analysis of sports gambling expansion, emerging trends in the sports gambling market, the behavioral, emotional and psychological warning signs, and the increasing need for prevention, treatment, and recovery resources to be made available for those seeking assistance.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify the top trends impacting the sports betting gambling markets.
  • The participant will learn more about the impact sports gambling expansion is having around the country within the drug and alcohol and mental health communities.
  • The participant will explore issues surrounding prevention, treatment, and recovery for those struggling with sports gambling and addiction.
Price

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.

Presenter

Daniel Trolaro, MS, is the Assistant Executive Director for 800-GAMBLER in New Jersey. He has spoken at dozens of events around the state and country about the “Dis” Ease of Addiction, emerging trends in video gaming, and the convergence and connection with disordered gambling. Whether speaking on prevention strategies, emerging trends, responsible gaming or recovery resources, Trolaro discusses the concept of gambling, addiction switching, co-occurrence, and behaviors associated with this devastating addiction.

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. Live closed captioning is available and the captioning capabilities are in compliance with the practices defined in Worldwide Web Consortium's (W3C) and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. 


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