Location

Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Pompeian I

Start Date

29-5-2013 10:30 AM

End Date

29-5-2013 12:00 PM

Abstract

Introduction

Problem gambling a significant public health and social issue

Significant investment in publicly funded intervention services (Helpline, face-to-face counselling)

No formal evaluation of effectiveness, in general or with specific groups


Disciplines

Gaming and Casino Operations Management | International Business | Mental and Social Health | Psychology | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration | Statistics and Probability | Substance Abuse and Addiction

Comments

Moderator: Timothy Fong

Session 2-2-A Problem Gambling and Treatment II

File: 25 PowerPoint slides

 
May 29th, 10:30 AM May 29th, 12:00 PM

Session 2-2-A: Effectiveness of Brief Interventions for Problem Gambling: a randomized controlled trial

Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Pompeian I

Introduction

Problem gambling a significant public health and social issue

Significant investment in publicly funded intervention services (Helpline, face-to-face counselling)

No formal evaluation of effectiveness, in general or with specific groups