Press and Updates

Tools of Recovery: Relapse Prevention

By: Jodie Nealley, Outreach and Recovery Support Coordinator There are many tools someone in recovery from gambling can have in their recovery tool box.  An understanding of relapse prevention, and the development of a relapse prevention plan is among these tools and...

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Screening Needed to Identify Gambling Addiction

By Odessa Dwarika (As Printed in “The Provider”, Vol. 40 – No. 7, Summer 2019 Newspaper, The Providers’ Council) Encore, one of the biggest casinos in the world, has become the third in the Commonwealth. Meanwhile, the state Legislature is also considering going...

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Mass. Council on Compulsive Gambling Launches Outreach To Veterans In All Massachusetts Cities And Towns Re: Problem Gambling Services

BOSTON – With studies showing that veterans are more likely to suffer from problem gambling addiction, the Massachusetts Council for Compulsive Gambling (MCCG) is today sending a letter to all Veterans Service Officers (VSO) in the Commonwealth to help ensure veterans are aware of the services offered for those struggling with addiction.

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