Gambling Problems - An Introduction for Behavioral Health Providers

$3.00 | CE Hours:1.00 | Intermediate

CEU Course Description

This course provides a brief introduction to pathological gambling, gambling disorder, and problem gambling.  Resources for additional information are also provided.

Course Objectives

1. Differentiate between pathological gambling, gambling disorder, and problem gambling.

2. Identify the characteristics of problem gamblers, as well as links between problem gambling and other behavioral health problems.

3. Describe tools that are used to screen, assess, and diagnose gambling problems.

4. Discuss various treatment approaches have been researched and found to be useful in treating gambling problems.

Social Work Approval

Social Work CE Credit for this course is offered with the following approvals. Many state boards of social work will accept the approvals listed. Provider Approvals by state and license type can be found here.

  • Quantum Units Education is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, CAMFT Provider #89970, to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEP. Quantum Units Education maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
  • Florida board for Social Workers (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees)
  • Texas Board of Social Workers
  • ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.

To see other approvals in your state, see our state by state provider approval listings here.

 

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Added On: 2016-10-12

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