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2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

| March 7, 2015
2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

Open to all Oregonians under 25 Prizes this year are: 1st Place: GoPro camera (or $200 gift card) 2nd Place: Kindle (or $150 gift card) 3rd Place: JawBone Wristband (or $100 gift card) Video Contest Poster – 2015 Video Contest Handouts – 2015 2014 Results Final votes from the top three videos last year are below: […]

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2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

| March 5, 2015
2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

2015 marks the second-annual National Problem Gambling Awareness Month. The National theme this year is “Have the conversation.” Click here for middle school art search information Click here for youth/young adult video contest information Register for the May 15 Disordered Gambling training The U.S. is highlighting the issue of gambling disorders with it second-annual Problem Gambling Awareness Month throughout March. An […]

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2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

| February 24, 2015
2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

The 2015 Middle School Art Search is underway! Deadline is March 2730!  ALL eligible entries in Lane County receive prizes! Create an 8-1/2″ x 11″ poster for this year’s art search. You can snail mail it or upload it here. Instructions are below! A video posted by Prevention Lane (@preventionlane) on Mar 24, 2015 at 4:06pm PDT Middle […]

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‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable

| February 10, 2015
‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable

2015 Iowa Department of Public Health Webinar: ‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable Welcome to participants of the February 11 and March 4, 2015 Iowa Department of Public Health webinar.  Thank you for spending your time, and for your excellent questions, during the webinar. The slides from the […]

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2015 KYCPG Educational and Awareness Conference

| January 27, 2015
2015 KYCPG Educational and Awareness Conference

Welcome, KYCPG Conference Attendees! Hope you enjoyed the 18th annual KYCPG Educational & Awareness Conference 18th conference. Special thanks to Mike Stone, conference organizer, for spearheading an outstanding conference. Slides from Julie Hynes’ presentations are posted here (with clickable links included for references within the downloable PDFs). Please feel free to contact us for materials. We are […]

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Super Bowl 2015: Keeping it a “safe bet”

| January 26, 2015
Super Bowl 2015: Keeping it a “safe bet”

Sherman or Brady? Fun with Skittles or fun with Gronk? No matter your pick in the 49th Super Bowl, we’ve got tips for keeping your time a safe bet. January 26, 2015  (updated February 1, 2015) by Julie Hynes It seems like this year more than most, we’ve had our share of drama-filled, media-snark moments leading up to Super […]

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2014 Holidays – Lottery Stocking Stuffers for Kids Aren’t a Good Bet

| December 5, 2014
2014 Holidays – Lottery Stocking Stuffers for Kids Aren’t a Good Bet

Lottery Stocking Stuffers for Kids Aren’t a Good Bet So it’s just a lottery ticket, right? What’s the big deal? To answer the question, probably not a whole lot is a big deal. But did you know that 1) It’s illegal to buy Lottery tickets for anyone under 18, 2) kids who start gambling at […]

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‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable

| October 9, 2014
‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable

2014 Oregon Problem Gambling Services Conference Welcome to participants of the 2014 Oregon Problem Gambling Services conference! We hope you had a great conference experience. . This presentation examines the rapidly-shifting world of technology that has outpaced even many experts’ abilities to keep up. From video games to social network gaming, we look into recent trends with […]

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2014 Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon

| September 29, 2014
2014 Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon

Related: PGAD 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2008 | 2006 | 2005 View: Last Year’s Event Photos on Facebook |   About Awareness Day September 29 has been  by Governor Kitzhaber and Secretary of State Kate Brown as Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon. On July 20, 1995, Robert “Bobby” Hafemann took his own […]

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2014 National Conference on Problem Gambling Presentations

| July 2, 2014
2014 National Conference on Problem Gambling Presentations

Welcome to participants of the 2014 National Conference on Problem Gambling! We hope you had a great conference experience. Following are presentations from Julie Hynes. Below are the slides (with clickable links included for all references) as well as handouts. Keep in mind that these presentations are Creative Commons copyrighted, so please do contact us for materials. […]

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