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Disordered Gambling Counselor Training | Co-Occurring Disorders and Gambling Disorders is a Course

Disordered Gambling Counselor Training | Co-Occurring Disorders and Gambling Disorders

Self-paced
1.5 credits

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Full course description

About the Training

This online course is part of the 30 Hour Disordered Gambling Counselor Training. This course will focus on common co-occurring disorders with problem gambling. The course content delves into Describing common co-occurring disorders with problem gambling, explaining treatment issues associated with co-occurring disorders, justifying better assessment of co-occurring disorders, prioritizing treatment, and interpreting Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Dr. Deborah Haskins, President of the Maryland Council on Problem Gambling, shares her insights and experiences as an expert in the field. As you work through the counselor training courses, you will be guided in evidence-based research and trends related to problem gambling. You will have the opportunity to study case-based scenarios and apply current treatment standards. This program is designed to advocate toward improving the lives of problem gamblers, their loved ones, and the communities in which they live.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this training module you will be able to:

  • Describe common co-occurring disorders with problem gambling.
  • Explain treatment issues associated with co-occurring disorders.  
  • Justify better assessment of co-occurring disorders.
  • Summarize how to prioritize treatment.
  • Interpret the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHSA) Tip 42. 

How to Get a CEU Certificate

In order to receive a certificate of completion with Continuing Education Units (CEUs), you must enroll in each section of the course. This course is not for credit with Indiana University.  Also, you must score 80% or higher on the end of course assessment. The cost for each section of the course is $22 for 1.5 CEUs.  Indiana residents and providers can complete the course for free. Reach out to Mary Lay at maholtsc@indiana.edu for verification and to receive a promotion code to use during registration. 

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Length: 1.5 hours

 

Department: 
Indiana Prevention Resource Center

 

Credit: 1.5 CEUs

 

Audience: Gambling Counselors