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A Public Health Perspective: Providers Symposium

June 26, 2018 EDT @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free

Description

Join us for a day of learning where clinicians working with Gambling Disorder can become more culturally aware of its effect on treatment.

Some information of this year’s Symposium will include information on:

  • Understanding how gambling disorders can affect individuals.
  • Explore how gambling, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, sexual behaviors and eating disorders are closely related.
  • Identify barriers to culturally relevant problem gambling wellness and treatment.
  • Learn the new models of treatment that is recommended for problem gamblers.

This is a NO COST event including continental breakfast, lunch and materials. Continuing Education Units/Clock Hours will be awarded.

For information, contact Yvonne Andrews, Training Coordinator at yvonne@maccg.org or 617-426-4554.

This symposium is being funded by: The Massachusetts Department of Public Health

If you are deaf or hard of hearing, or are a person with a disability who requires accommodation, please contact Director of Policy and Communications, Brianne Doura, at 617.426.4554, TTY: 617.426.1855

Details

Date:
June 26, 2018 EDT
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-public-health-perspective-providers-symposium-tickets-46126144540

Organizer

Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling

Venue

The Four Points by Sheraton
1125 Boston Providence Turnpike
Norwood, MA United States
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