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Fall 2019 Edition

AnnouncementsAnnouncements

Introduction to Problem Gambling: Phase One

Are you a mental health and addiction professional who is new to the field of gambling? Register today for the Introduction to Problem Gambling: Phase One online course starting November 18, 2019 to gain a practical understanding of gambling, problem gambling and treatment.

JGI Call for Papers on Gambling and Video Gaming

We're pleased to announce a call for papers for a special issue of the Journal of Gambling Issues, centred on problem video gaming and technology use, as well as on the merging worlds of gambling and gaming.

Webinar Archives

Did you miss one of our recent gambling, gaming and technology use webinars? Find recordings of our past webinars on our trainings and webinars webpage under the Archives tab, available to view at your convenience.

Evidence-Informed Practice Web Content

Are you looking for the latest evidence and practice considerations for clients with gambling, gaming and technology use problems? Check out our evidence-informed practice web content, tailored for mental health and addiction service providers.

Join our Community of Interest

Be part of our online community of interest to collaborate and share knowledge with other mental health and addiction service providers, researchers, and other experts in the fields of problem gambling, gaming, and technology use. Here’s how:

  1. Become a member of EENet Connect at www.eenetconnect.ca
  2. Once logged in, select the Groups tab and search for “Gambling, Gaming & Technology Use Community of Interest”
  3. Select Join This Group

Join today and take part in the conversation!

​Research U​​​pdates​​Research

Journal of Gambling Issues | Issue No. 42

Editorial

Original Articles


Are brief interventions effective for problem gambling?

Read the latest research snapshot on a meta-analysis exploring the effectiveness of brief interventions for problem gambling, which can be implemented as part of screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT) protocols.

Trainings & WebinarsTrainings and Webinars

Visit the training page to register or learn more about any of the events below.

  • Gambling and Young Adults: Motivations, Demographics, Mental Health, and Implications for Health Practice webinar | October 22, 2019 from 12-1 pm ET
  • Being In the Zone: How the Experience of Flow, Gaming Motives, and Mood Play a Role in Problem Video Gaming Behaviour webinar | November 5 from 12-1 pm ET
  • Introduction to Problem Gambling: Phase One online course | November 18 to December 22, 2019
  • Case 1 - The Hound of the Bluetooth and other Tales (or Tails) [The Adventures of Sure-Lock Home-Keys: Solve the Mysteries of Clinical Cases Webinar Series] | November 19, 2019 from 10-11:30 am ET
  • Case 2 - A Study in Servers and other Spam [The Adventures of Sure-Lock Home-Keys: Solve the Mysteries of Clinical Cases Webinar Series] | December 10, 2019 from 10-11:30 am ET
  • Mindfulness-based Relapse Prevention for Gambling, Gaming and Technology Use webinar | January 15, 2020 from 12-1 pm ET

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