Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101205
About the Course:
The article When It’s No Longer a Game: Pathological Gambling in the United States summarizes a book-length report, Pathological Gambling: A Critical Review, by the Committee on the Social and Economic Impact of Pathological Gambling.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, When It’s No Longer a Game: Pathological Gambling in the United States created by Charles Wellford
National Institute of Justice
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about “pathological” gambling in the U.S.—the inability to resist the impulse to gamble. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Describe the rapid expansion of legalized gambling.
Identify the benefits of gambling.
Explain when gambling becomes pathological.
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