Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101342
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About the Course:
As a mental illness, pathological gambling has aspects that present us with several conceptual challenges. Ultimately, gambling pathologies can help illuminate the nature of the human mind, the concept of free will, and the logic of leisure. This course aims to explore some issues related to gambling that challenge our way of thinking about the world.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Conceptual Challenges From Pathological Gambling created by Nigel E. Turner
Journal of Gambling Issues
Issue 14, September 2005
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. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Explain current concepts of addiction, illness, and free will.
Discuss challenges related to the definition of gambling, the notion of responsibility, and concepts of jurisdiction and ownership.
Identify challenges to notions of rationality and entertainment, the way we think about biology, and concepts of evolution.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 CE credit hour
American Psychological Association (APA)
1 CE credit hour
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1 CE credit hour
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 CPD hour
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
0.5 CE credit hours
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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