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Effective Interventions for Returning Citizens with Gambling Disorder by Luis Delorbe – May 8, 2020

This webinar is designed for clinicians and individuals who may be seeking information and intervention methods in working with returning citizens engaged in gambling. This informational webinar shall discuss the different levels of problem gambling; and shall provide information on the type of gambling being done within the confine of most prisons in the state of New Jersey. Participants shall further be provided information on where they can get help for their formerly incarcerated clients and/or loved ones who may be struggling to control their gambling during these difficult times.


Gambling and Mental Health Webinar – May 1, 2020

Abstract: Gambling is associated with mental health conditions sometimes as the cause and other times as the result of an untreated mental illness. As a result, there is an increased need to view gambling as a public health issue similar to substance use disorder. Common co-occurring disorders and mental health problems with gambling will be addressed along with barriers to treatment for the problem gambler.


Nevada’s Gambling Treatment Diversion Court: A One Year Retrospective Webinar – April 24, 2020

Judge Cheryl Moss conducted a webinar on April 24, 2020 at 1:00 pm entitled “Nevada’s Gambling Treatment Diversion Court: A One Year Retrospective.” Judge Moss’ work in the field of gambling addiction has been inspired by her late mother, Dr. Rena Nora. Dr. Nora was a pioneer in the gambling addiction field in New Jersey from 1975-1995 until she relocated to Las Vegas and continued her work there.


Emerging Trends in Gambling Webinar – April 3, 2020

Consistently, there are more creative and fast paced forms of entertainment to help people escape, hope, or adjust to the stress of life. Whether finding it through substance, technology, or a variety of other methods, individuals are becoming more daring, tech savvy and tech dependent. Two areas that have seen explosive growth exists in the world of daily fantasy sports contests and the emergence of legalized sports gambling. With the advent and expansion of these skill-based forms of entertainment, individuals have access to information and opportunities to wager 24 / 7. This workshop will explore the psychological aspects and gambling-like mechanics common to daily fantasy sports contests while looking at emerging trends and future considerations in sports gambling.


Responsible Gambling Webinar – March 27, 2020

As more people turn to internet and mobile-device gambling during the current Covid-19 crisis, the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey is offering a FREE one-hour webinar on the basic principles of responsible gambling. This broadcast will give a brief overview of problem and disordered gambling, discuss the unique aspects of internet compared to brick and mortar casino gambling, and describe the principles of responsible gambling. We will review the warning signs of problem gambling and discuss where to go for help for gamblers and family members who feel they have a problem.


Gambling 101 Part 2 Webinar – June 23, 2016

This 30 minute webinar will explore the relationship between substance and non-substance addiction, provide a basic overview of gambling screens and treatment options, and highlight the importance of responsible gaming / gambling.


Gambling 101 Part 1 Webinar – June 23, 2016

This 30 minute webinar will introduce the participant to different types of gaming / gambling. From there, the session with review the dangers of problem or disordered gambling including characteristics, demographics, stages, and vulnerable populations.