For our 35th Annual Statewide Conference last month, we commenced the event with keynote speaker Dr. Marc Potenza. During his talk, he spoke of his research, which studies the similarities and differences between disordered substance use and problem gambling. This line of research served as a fitting introduction for our conference per its theme: “The […]
Every October 31st, countless kids dress up as their favorite heroes and monsters to go trick-or-treating. Practically everyone can conjure fond memories of their own Halloween exploits. Often, somewhere in the process of donning a costume, a certain catharsis takes place. By imitating people and characters we idolize, we feel that we come a little […]
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On September 15th, the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ) held our 35th Annual Statewide Conference. In the spirit of this year’s theme, “The New Frontier in Gambling Treatment,” we invited various experts to speak about innovations in research and therapy via workshops given to conference attendees. Here are just a few of […]
Last month, the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ) held our 35th Annual Statewide Conference. Each year, we invite professionals that work in fields related to gambling to gather for a day of sharing our experiences and learning of the latest advancements in gambling problem help. This year, our theme, “The New Frontier […]