Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101441
About the Course:
One of the possible psychological explanations that has been put forth for more speculative marketplace behavior is that it may be gambling. Although assumptions have been made by some that aggressive trading may be a form of gambling for some traders and that speculative investing can be treated as another gambling activity, little research has been carried out on the relationship between gambling and investing. In this study, the authors examine the prevalence of speculative investing and its relationship to gambling and problem gambling.
This course is based on the reading-based online, An Analysis of Self-Identified Speculative Investors created by Harold Wynne, Richard J. Govoni, and Robert E. Mann
Journal of Gambling Issues
July 2004, Issue 11
Course Material Authors
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about gambling among speculative investors. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss the field of behavioral finance and ways in which speculative investing may be considered to be gambling.
Explain the methodology of the reported study, including the definition of gamblers and speculative investors, the weighting of results, and the survey instrument used.
Describe study results, including prevalance rates and ways in which speculative investors who are gamblers differ from other gamblers.
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)
0.75 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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