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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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‘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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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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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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