What does the research tell us about women, gambling and gambling disorder?
Gender differences and progression
Trauma issues and problem gambling recovery
Gender informed prevention, awareness and treatment perspectives
This presentation will summarize current research on women and problem gambling, looking at risk factors, subtypes, co-occurring disorders and treatment approaches. Trauma and gender informed care practices will be discussed in the context of problem gambling awareness, prevention and treatment.
Participants will gain an awareness of the most current research findings on women and problem gambling
Participants will be able to identify ways to address gender specific issues in problem gambling treatment
Participants will be able to identify awareness, prevention and treatment resources for women and problem gambling