Problem Gambling Educational Program

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 - 4:45am to 8:00am

Atonement Lutheran Church will be hosting this program. Located at 1544 East Montgomery Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19125 Phone: 215-423-7629

THIS GAMBLING EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM IS OPENED TO EVERYONE!!

Instructor: Jason Radosky LCSW, CADC The Council of Southeast Pennsylvania, Inc.

Program Overview
A focused training initiative on gambling-related issues crucial in identifying and providing needed services to individuals and communities.
Learning Objectives:
 Describe the array of gambling opportunities available in Pennsylvania and Philadelphia.
 Discuss the prevalence of those affected by problem gambling.
 Identify warning signs of problem gambling and be able to identify those signs in individuals they serve.
 Describe strategies for problem gambling prevention, intervention, and treatment and identify ways to integrate strategies into the community

Program Agenda
4:45p.m. Welcome and Registration
5:00 –6:30p.m. An overview of gambling opportunities, prevalence rates, warning signs of problem gambling and the effects on the workplace and communities.
6:30-6:45p.m. Break
6:45p.m.—7:45p.m. Guest Speaker to share his gambling problems and the personal impact on his life.
7:45– 8:00p.m Q & A Session / Conclusion
Program Cost: Free Refreshments will be provided.

Registration at www.councilsepa.org/programs/training-programs
Registration Help Desk 215-489-6120 ext 1

This program is sponsored by a grant from the DBHIDS.