Full course description
Training Series for Disordered Gamblers is developed by the Indiana Problem Gambling Awareness Program or IPGAP of the Prevention Insights of Indiana University Bloomington. IPGAP is a project funded by the Division of Mental Health and Addiction to provide technical assistance for prevention and treatment of disordered gambling in Indiana. As you work through the training series for disordered gamblers, 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.
The Link Between Addictions and Surviving Life's Challenges course is a part of the Training Series for Disordered Gamblers. This course will focus on recovery and healthier coping strategies for persons struggling with addictions and mental health challenges. The course content delves into the finding of the link between gambling, substances, and mental health challenges, relating of cultural experiences, evaluating strategies to support a person learning recovery and healthier coping skills, and summarizing various models for recovery.
By taking this course, you will eligible to receive a certificate for 1.5 CEU's. In order to get this certificate, you must score 80% or higher on the self-assessment quiz. This course will take about 1.5 hours to complete.