NCRG Conference – Las Vegas, NV Sept. 28-30, 2014
Gambling Addiction has impacted the lives of millions of people around the world. Countless public health leaders, clinicians, community leaders, researchers, industry members and regulators have worked tirelessly to help us understand more about gambling disorders to that we can provide effective prevention and treatment as well as reduce the stigma of addiction and mental illness.
National Center for Responsible Gaming
This year marks the 15th annual gambling addiction educational event sponsored by the NCRG (National Center for Responsible Gaming.) Immediately preceding the annual “G2E – Gaming Expo” in Las Vegas, this event provides valuable insights into the latest treatment, scientific research and trends in understanding, prevention and treatment of gambling addiction. Programming runs the gamut from Motivational Interviewing and Acceptance Commitment Therapy to updates on how the DSM-5 will impact treatment and insurance for problem gamblers to ‘Spirituality in treatment.’ Professionals in the Gambling Addiction treatment field can earn up to 14 hours of continuing education credits and for those who simply want to stay abreast of current research and treatment trends, this two-day event offers value for anyone involved in supporting problem gamblers and their families.
For more information, or to register, go to ncrg.org/public-education-and-outreach/conference