Problem Gambling and Mental Health Online Program for GPs | Black dog Institute

Problem Gambling and Mental Health Online Program for GPs

  • Duration
    2 hours NA
  • 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 online interactive workshop 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


  • Topics Covered
    1. Assessment
    2. Diagnosis /co-morbidity
    3. Mental Health Planning
    4. Management strategies
    5. Referrals and resources
  • 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:

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NSW Online via Zoom 23 Mar 2021 06 PM  - 08 PM $30.00 Enrol Now  

Funded by NSW Ministry of Health

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