Training: Screening and Assessment of those Affected by Problem Gambling

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

Part of the 60 hour course or as a stand alone program, participants will gain knowledge and skills necessary to screen and assess those affected by problem gambling. This course will define factors influencing those seeking help, why problem gamblers initially contact for help and the provider’s role. Screening tools – SOGS, Lie/Bet Scale, and Pathological Gambling DSM Diagnostic Criteria are provided. Participants will learn about using Gamblers Anonymous 20 Questions, GAM-ANON 20 Questions, and Psychosocial Assessments.