Tag: problem gambling

  • In-Person Event- Lebanon County
     March 4, 2024
     9:00 am - 11:00 am

Using the National Survey of Gambling Attitudes & Gambling Experiences (NGAGE), this training will look at the lasting effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on gambling, as well as the current state of gambling locally, in PA, and the nation. We will examine the trends in gambling as well as look to the future. This is an area (more…)

  • Virtual Event
     March 18, 2024
     12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

During this presentation we will review the unique circumstances that make seniors vulnerable to problem gambling, as well as signs and symptoms of problem gambling.

Loot Boxes

March is National Problem Gambling Awareness Month–a time to learn more about this silent addiction which effects an estimated 4-6 million adults in the United States. Unfortunately, youth are not immune to issues related to gambling, and for many, their…
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Gambling & Gaming

As all but essential workers have stayed largely at home since mid-March, the need for distractions has risen. Hop on the internet and you’ll find many how-to articles for surviving social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic. Most recommend checking items…
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Problem Gambling Language Guidelines

By the National Council on Problem Gambling Adopted August 22, 2018 For decades the image of the “degenerate” gambler has been fantasized and stigmatized. But with the recognition that there are as many as 6-8 million people suffering with a…
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