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2015 Kentucky Council on Problem Gambling Conference

| January 27, 2015
2015 Kentucky Council on Problem Gambling Conference

Welcome, Kentucky Council on Problem Gambling Attendees! http://www.kyforward.com/ahead-of-super-bowl-sunday-two-day-conference-will-address-sports-gambling/ Welcome to attendees of the January 29-30, 2015 Kentucky Council on Problem Gambling Conference! Slides will be posted here following the presentations (with clickable links included for references). Keep in mind that these presentations are Creative Commons copyrighted, so please do contact us for materials. We are happy to […]

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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 | 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 Bowl XLIX. I […]

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

| January 23, 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, 2015 Iowa Department of Public Health webinar.  This presentation will examine the rapidly-shifting world of technology that has outpaced even many experts’ abilities to keep up. From video games […]

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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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Addictive Behaviors Course at UO – Disordered Gambling, Julie Hynes

| June 11, 2014

  Understanding Addictions Slides from Class – Disordered Gambling – November 12, 2014 The slides below include what we discussed in class and, as noted, provide additional content for your reference. Questions or comments? Contact me. Best wishes in all you do! Problem Gambling: Understanding Addictions View more presentations from Lane County Prevention Program Side info: 8 […]

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Risk & Protective Factors in Prevention, and Where Problem Gambling Fits In

| April 25, 2014
Risk & Protective Factors in Prevention, and Where Problem Gambling Fits In

2014 Focus on the Future: Western Regional Conference on Problem Gambling Welcome, conference participants! Thank you very much for your time and attention in attending the workshop on risk & protective factors on problem gambling. Prevention is a different world, so my hope is that you came away with some more understanding of the foundations […]

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The 2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest is Coming Soon!

| April 2, 2014
The 2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest is Coming Soon!

Stay tuned for the 2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest, coming in March 2015! 2014 Results Final votes are below. Congratulations to Justin Crowe!  Crowe gets the GoPro!  Claire Chong will be awarded a $100 gift card to the University of Oregon bookstore, and Josiah Dawley will be awarded a $50 Target gift card. […]

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