February 20-21, 2020
The 17th Annual Ohio Problem Gambling Conference will bring together national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, treatment, recovery, research, administration and responsible gambling. Those interested in prevention and treatment of Gambling Disorder should attend, as well as behavioral professionals who want to learn more about the high incidence of co-occurring risky behaviors among youth, and addiction and mental illness disorders across the lifespan that are often identified as co-morbid with gambling problems. In addition, gambling industry professionals interested in promoting responsible gambling and working with service providers in their communities should participate.
13.25 hours of continuing education have been approved for RNs, LPNs, Social Workers, Counselors, Psychologists, Prevention, Treatment & Peer Recovery Support.
- Participants will learn best practices to help integrate problem gambling services into behavioral health.
- Participants will learn strategies to help enhance community readiness around problem gambling in Ohio.
- To promote best practices in problem gambling treatment, prevention and intervention.
- To strengthen the relationship between problem gambling service providers and responsible gambling efforts in the gaming industry.
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA
Political Director for Consumers for Digital Fairness
Speaker Bios and Breakout Descriptions
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- Thursday, February 20, 2020 Morning Breakout Sessions at 10:45 a.m.
- Thursday, February 20, 2020 Afternoon Breakout Sessions at 1:45 p.m.
- Friday, February 21, 2020 Morning Breakout Sessions at 10:30 a.m.