Total CE Credit Hours: 1.25
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103107
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About the Course:
This course examines the growth and effects of online communities, including the role of social media, in gaming and gambling behaviors. It includes: The Blurring Line Between Gambling and Gaming, Online Communities-Social Dimension of Gambling and Gaming, Online Gambling Communities, Online Gaming Communities, Similarities and Differences Between Online Gambling and Gaming Communities, and the Role of Social Influences on Gaming Behavior.
This course is based on the reading-based online, The Role of Virtual Communities in Gambling and Gaming Behaviors-A Systematic Review created by Anu Sirola and Nina Savela in 2020.
Course Material Authors
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Describe the change in technology and increase online communities, and its social dimension.
Identify the risks and protective factors of online communities.
Summarize the similarities and and differences between online gaming and online gambling communities and how it influences behavior.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1.25 CE credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1.25 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)
1.25 CPD hour
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