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Problem Gambling and Veterans

February 24, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Cost: Free

This training counts toward the MA PGS Certificate Fundamental Coursework

Participant stipends are available for those who attend full training.

This training is for providers and health allied professionals serving veterans and will focus on identifying and addressing problem gambling with veteran clients. The learning objectives of this training are as follows:

  • Distinguish between social and problem gambling
  • Identify consequences of problem gambling
  • Identify veteran populations at risk for problem gambling
  • Define addiction and its signs
  • Distinguish between gambling and substance use disorder
  • Practice addressing addiction
  • Name support resources

CEUs for the following program are available through this course:

Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselors:

  • MA Technical Assistance Center for Problem Gambling Treatment is¬†authorized by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to sponsor, conduct or approve continuing education programs for alcohol and drug counselors/assistants (LADCs).

TRAINING CANCELLATION POLICY: Each Problem Gambling and Veterans training requires a minimum of 10 participants. Trainings with fewer than 10 participants will be canceled, given the challenges that arise with facilitating an interactive 3-hour training with less than 10 active participants. Registrants will be notified of any training cancellations by email and will be referred to additional resources and upcoming trainings. In the event of a training cancellation, we regrettably cannot provide any stipends toward this training.

Details

Date:
February 24, 2023
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Problem Gambling and Veterans

You will receive an email that includes a zoom registration link. We ask that you also register through zoom as it allows us to more easily track information to issue CEUs.

Please note: We do not offer partial CEUs. The whole training must be attended in order to receive a CEU certificate.

If you do not receive the registration email, please check you spam folder or reach out to mtac@hria.org.

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