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15 January, 2015
The Hilton Hotel, 60 Battery Street, Burlington, VT

A free training for all clinicians, peers, health professionals, and vendors in Vermont on the newest scientific breakthroughs in understanding this serious process addiction*

Peter Espenshade, President of the Vermont Council on Problem Gambling, will be joined by two of the nation’s top licensed clinicians in gambling addiction training: Matt McCreary and Marie Apke

This training will cover:

  • The DSM-5 and the updated status of problem gambling as a disorder similar to substance addiction
  • Dispelling myths and misconceptions about gambling addiction
  • Effective treatment paths based on how gambling addiction 
affects the brain

Gambling addiction’s impact as a public health issue and its social and economic costs for the state of Vermont

*CEUs available for LMHC, NCGC, LADC, (and other MSW and Psych CEUs pending)