Gambling and Mental Health Workshop When: Every Tuesday @ 8pm ET To be receptive to the needs of gamblers is to fully understand them. This workshop is designed with that in mind, to help keep individuals afloat and ultimately safe. It’s not about advocating abstinence or eliminating gambling completely; it’s about growing smarter—about approaching excessive gambling like any other addiction: gradually changing your habits, one by one. Topics covered:Overview of Problem GamblingDifferent Types of GamblersThe Psychology of GamblingRisk Factors & Co-morbiditiesAbstinence vs. ModerationResponsible Gambling Strategies Register now Name Age Sex - Sex - Male Female Other Zip Code Email Register Instructor: Marc Lefkowitz Marc Lefkowitz ICGC-II has been a certified gambling counselor for over 20 years. Marc is a national speaker facilitating problem gambling trainings and workshops on topics including financial recovery, treatment, Gamblers Anonymous, technology and responsible gaming. In 2012, Marc received California’s Lifetime Achievement Award for working with problem gamblers and their families. He is a recovering gambler with over 38 years of recovery and recently earned the NCPG’s Jeff Beck Recovery Award. Marc is the Director of Programming for Kindbridge.