Studies in Gambling Addiction Certificate: Counseling the Pathological Gambler

pemCompletion of the 60-hour certificate may be applied toward certification by the American Academy of Health Care Providers in Addictive Disorders./em/p

pThis unique training provides specific knowledge and advanced clinical understanding pertaining to the identification, diagnosis, referral, and treatment of individuals with a gambling disorder. You will learn skills and tools to identify and diagnose a gambling disordered client and how to integrate effective gambling disorder treatment techniques in your practice./p

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pAccording to the National Council on Problem Gambling, about 1% of American adults mdash; nearly 3 million people mdash; are pathological gamblers. Another 2%ndash;3% have less serious but still significant problems, and as many as 15 million are at risk. To meet the growing demand for trained professionals in the area of gambling addictions, UMD Center for Economic Development (CED) and the North American Training Institute (NATI) collaborated on a unique online training program, Studies in Gambling Addiction: Counseling the Pathological Gambler./p

pThis training provides specific knowledge and advanced clinical understanding as it relates to the identification, diagnosis, referral, and treatment of individuals with a gambling addiction. Completion of the 60-hour training may be applied toward certification by the a href="http://www.americanacademy.org/" target="_blank"American Academy of Health Care Providers in Addictive Disorders/a./p

pFurther information on content outlines (for the Certificate, Course 1, and Course 2), activities and assessments, CEU approvals, and policies can be found on the a href="https://nati.org/oll/CourseList.aspx?siga=true" target="_blank"NATI website./a/p

pNote: a href="https://learning.umn.edu/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do?method=load..."Course 1/a and a href="https://learning.umn.edu/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do?method=load..."Course 2/a may also be taken individually. Click on the course names below to go to the registration pages for the individual courses./p
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