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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

Slides from Class – Disordered Gambling – June 13, 2016 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!   Additional links: “The Fantasy Sports Gamble,“(PBS FRONTLINE, 2/9/16) “Is it Gambling? How States View Daily Fantasy […]

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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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2014 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest Winners

| April 18, 2014
2014 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest Winners

2014 Results [Click here to view information about the 2015 contest.] Final votes from the top three videos last year are below: First Place: “Help is Available” by Justin Crowe Via PreventionLane on Facebook.   Second Place:  “Anyone” – by Claire Chong Via PreventionLane on Facebook. Third Place: “Hope & Help” – by Josiah Dawley […]

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2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Calendar

| February 5, 2014
2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Calendar

2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Calendars are in! The calendars feature amazing art from middle school students throughout Oregon. Click here to find out more about the 2016 middle school art search. It’s easy and there are prizes for ALL eligible students, as well as gift cards for highest selected art, and for participating teachers! Need a hard copy […]

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Lane County Problem Gambling Advisory Committee

| December 19, 2013
Lane County Problem Gambling Advisory Committee

Mission: To reduce the negative effects of problem/disordered gambling in Lane County. About the Committee: The Problem Gambling Advisory Committee advises Lane County problem gambling prevention staff on gambling-related issues facing Lane County. Topics include: awareness activities (see: media, youth posters, videos), gambling access issues and policies, and efforts to increase problem gambling awareness throughout Lane County.  Anyone […]

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Oregonians for Gambling Awareness Organization and Ronda Hatefi

| November 6, 2013
Oregonians for Gambling Awareness Organization and Ronda Hatefi

About Ronda Hatefi, founder of Oregonians for Gambling Awareness Organization, in her words: “I have been married 30 years, have 2 grown children and 2 grand daughters.  Both of my children have graduated college, are working in their professions and are married.  I am very proud of them and their accomplishments.  They both grew up […]

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References

| November 6, 2013

References 1998 Gross Annual Wager Report.  International Gaming and Business Wagering (IGBW) Trade Magazine. (1999, August). [Electronic version.] Associated Press (A.P.). (1999, April 10). Casino Profits Make Tribal Membership Increasingly Popular. Becona, E., Del Carmen Lorenzo, M., & Fuentes, M.J. (1996). Pathological gambling and depression.  Psychological Reports, 78, 635-640. Carlson, M.J. & Moore, T.L. (1998).  […]

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Problem Gambling Advisory Committee Survey

| November 6, 2013

The Lane County Problem Gambling Advisory Committee is seeking your input to improve on its efforts. This survey is not required, however we would like to solicit your feedback on your interests, committee efforts, and ways to make this committee more successful to the community and all of us. Please note the survey is confidential. […]

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