Problem Gambling and Mental Health | Black dog Institute

Problem Gambling and Mental Health

  • Duration
    2 hours plus refreshment
  • Program Outline
    Gambling is a popular pastime for many Australians, however for others gambling can become a problem. This in turn can lead to many adverse health outcomes. The aim of this activity is to provide GPs with the knowledge and skills required to screen for problem gambling, treat associated mental health issues and refer clients when necessary.
  • Accreditation
    Cat 2 RACGP 4 Points 
  • Suitable for

    GPs

  • Learning Objectives
    - Assess gambling behaviour within a general practice consultation.
    - Identify psychosocial factors and co-morbid conditions that may accompany gambling related harm.
    - Provide psycho-education for problem gambling.
    - Outline management strategies and referral resources to assist people with problem gambling.

Choose your location and book this course online:

State City Date Time Fee Book Now
NSW Wyong 12 Mar 2020 06 PM - 08 PM FREE Enrol Now  

This program is funded by Office of Responsible Gambling, Liquor, Gaming & Racing
NSW Fairfield 01 Apr 2020 07 PM - 09 PM FREE Enrol Now  

Available only to GPs within the South Western Sydney PHN catchment

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