The Path of Problem Gambling Posted On

Harm caused by gambling can impact anyone at any time in their life. Are you familiar with how problem gambling can affect an individual, their family members, friends, coworkers and community? Understanding how gambling can become a problem can help prevent gambling addiction from affecting people you know.   What is gambling?   Gambling is… Read more »

Life After Recovery Posted On

September is Recovery Month! During Recovery Month we promote and support our recovery community and the dedication of service providers. Recovery is something to be celebrated, but it also means commitment, lifestyle changes, on-going support, and much more.   An important part of recovery can be your treatment plan. It can help to solidify your commitment… Read more »

The Impact of Gambling on Family Members  Posted On

Did you know that June is National Family Month? Family can mean different things to different people, but they all function under one premise, love and commitment to one another. When we are part of a family we worry about our families’ best interests and want to make sure they are healthy and happy.   Navigating… Read more »

Problem Gambling and Suicidal Thoughts Posted On

There are many groups that are at higher risk for both problem gambling and suicidal thoughts. Additionally, people with problem or disordered gambling have higher rates of suicidal thoughts or ideation, suicide attempts and death by suicide. People who are veterans, LGBTQIA+, middle-aged men, and senior citizens are all at higher rates of both problem… Read more »

Resources Available for Loved Ones Posted On

Introducing resources for loved ones Are you concerned about your loved one’s gambling? Whenever you try to bring it up to them does it turn from a conversation to an argument? If this has ever been the case for you, you’re not alone. For the person who is gambling, it can be frustrating to hear… Read more »

Navigating the Challenge: Peer Led Training  Posted On

Navigating the Challenge: Peer Led Training  Have you ever thought you might have a gambling problem? It can be a scary realization to know that something is wrong, especially if you don’t feel like you can talk to anyone about it. You are not alone!  A Hidden Addiction There’s a reason gambling disorder is called… Read more »