Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103178
About the Course:
This course discusses the development of an internet-based treatment for problem gamblers and their concerned significant others (COS). Two arms were used, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and behavioral couples therapy (BCT), both measuring depression and anxiety using the PHQ-9 and GAD-7., as well as screening for problem gambling using National Opinion Research Center Screen for Gambling Problems (NODS,) and measuring the effect of CBT and BCT using the Time-Line Follow-Back for Gambling (TLFB-G).
This course is based on the reading-based online article, The Development of an Internet-Based Treatment for Problem Gamblers and Concerned Significant Others-A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial created by Anders Nilsson et al. in 2017.
Publication Date:J Gambl Stud (2018) 34:539–559 Jul 2017
Course Material Authors
Course Material Authors authored the material only, and were not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Acknowledge the importance of including concerned significant others in the treatment process.
- Identify which approach was more effective for reducing problem gambling, anxiety and depression.
- Summarize secondary stud outcomes, as well as the issues faced by participating providers.
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