This week, CAMH GGTU have launched a new foundational online training: Fundamentals of Gambling and Gaming
This short, self-directed online course will provide students and professionals with a foundational understanding of problem gambling and gaming. This training presents current evidence and best practices for recognizing and supporting individuals at risk of, or experiencing, problem gambling and/or problem gaming. This includes information on evidence-based screening tools, assessment, and treatment approaches. This training is most suitable for those who wish to gain knowledge of these issues while learning at their own pace as the course is immediately accessible upon registration (4 CEUs).
- describe key concepts about and current research in problem gambling and problem gaming
- identify the ways in which gambling and gaming overlap
- recognize the risk factors and harms experienced by those with problem gambling or gaming
- summarize the process of screening, assessment and treatment options available for problem gambling and problem gaming
Please do share this with anyone in your network who may find this training useful! You can sign up for this online course via the 'Training' page on our website, linked below: