Training: Problem Gambling Treatment Specialist Training-60 Hours

Class Cost:
$300.00 (NYS Resident)
$480.00 (Non-Resident)

Problem Gambling Treatment Specialist Training (60 hours)

The goal of this training is to provide the knowledge required to treat problem gamblers and their families. The curriculum includes:

  • Knowledge and Education
  • Special Populations
  • Screening and Assessment
  • Clinical Treatment with the Problem Gambler
  • Clinical Treatment with Family Members of the Problem Gambler
  • Co-Morbidity
  • Relapse Prevention and Discharge Planning


Individual Classes Available

Class Cost:
$37.50 (NYS Resident)
$60.00 (Non-Resident)

Knowledge and Education (7.5 hours)

Part of the 60 hour course or as a stand alone program, this training will define problem gambling, types of gambling and gambling affecting New York State. Participants will learn about the types of gamblers, the pathological gambling diagnosis, Action and Escape gambling, the three phases of compulsive gambling, and unique characteristics of pathological gambling. Upon completion of the course participants will be able to profile the female and male significant others, the child of a compulsive gambler, and identify warning signs and gambling lingo.

Class Cost:
$37.50 (NYS Resident)
$60.00 (Non-Resident)

Special Populations, Policy & Social Impacts (7.5 hours)

Class Cost:
$75.00 (NYS Resident)
$120.00 (Non-Resident)

Screening & Assessment (15 hours)

Class Cost:
$37.50 (NYS Resident)
$60.00 (Non-Resident)

Clinical Treatment for Problem and Disordered Gambling (7.5 hours)

Class Cost:
$25.00 (NYS Resident)
$40.00 (Non-Resident)

Clinical Treatment of Family Members (5 hours)

Class Cost:
$37.50 (NYS Resident)
$60.00 (Non-Resident)

Co-morbidity and Specialized Treatment (7.5 hours)

Class Cost:
$50.00 (NYS Resident)
$80.00 (Non-Resident)

Relapse Prevention & Discharge Planning for Problem Gambling (10 hours)