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CareLine: Problem Gambling Overview (Recorded) is a Course

CareLine: Problem Gambling Overview (Recorded)

Started Jul 26, 2021
1.5 credits


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Course Description

This free, 1.5-hour training features one module with an edited recording of a live CareLine training that was first held as a Zoom Webinar on July 20th, 2021. 

In this course, participants will gain an understanding of the Diagnostic Criteria for Gambling Disorder as well as co-occurring disorders often present. Participants will also be introduced to screening and assessment tools and some suggestions on how to identify and engage clients with gambling problems. We will also introduce some gaming company marketing and resources through the state that are available. Some information on credentialing, self-exclusion and prevalence will be offered. We will also discuss the increased danger of suicidality in this population.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe diagnostic criteria for Gambling Disorder.
  • Identify resources available in Ohio for treatment, prevention and education on problem gambling.
  • Describe evidence-based treatment modalities shown to be effective in problem gambling.

Continuing Education Classifications

  • One and a half (1.5) CE clock hours
  • Meets requirements for CSWMFT Board

The Ohio State University College of Social Work is an approved provider of the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Work and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider Number: RCST111747

The Ohio State University, College of Social Work is an approved provider for the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board. Provider Number: 50-24068

ADA Accomodations

We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully. If you require an accommodation to participation in this course, please contact CSW Accessibility at or call 614-688-1657.

Contact Us

The Ohio State University, College of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education, 302 Stillman Hall, 1947 College Road, Columbus OH, 43210.  Phone: 614-292-3032 Email: Website:

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