11:00am – 1:00pm EST
Presented by: Katie Kirch
This training is designed to help both clinical and non-clinical direct care staff to learn specific, effective, interventions for different types of Bettors to help reduce or eliminate gambling episodes throughout their treatment. Participants will learn how to help clients create crucial barriers to gambling early on in treatment based on the client’s fame of choice. Discussion will focus on different types of Bettors including Casino, Lottery, Online, Sports, and Off-Track Betting. Additional discussion will include how to help clients deal with financial burdens and support for family members.
-Identify a specific intervention for each of the 5 different types of betting
-Learn 2 different types of boundary setting to share with Persons Affected
-Learn 2 financial interventions to implement at the onset of a treatment episode
The Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No.6331. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Massachusetts Council on Gaming and Health is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.