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Gambling, Gaming and Teens

“‘Growing Up Gambling‘ is a new NET Television documentary that takes viewers inside the brain of an online gamer and online gambler, telling the story of a student’s downward spiral into addictive online sports betting. 798 more words

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What does harmful gambling look like?

Problem gambling does not discriminate and can be found in all age groups, income groups, jobs, and cultural backgrounds. Some may have developed gambling problems suddenly, while others may have struggled for many years. 220 more words

Counsellor Sam's Advice

BBC to offer tips on 'most dangerous poker games'

The BBC has announced that it will be expanding its advice to gamblers, from simple horse tips to how to locate the really full-on poker games where you can lose all your fingers. 219 more words

Entertainment

Gambling Addiction - Week 5 of the 1987 NFL Season

In order to get a full understanding of how the story unfolds from my previous post; Gambling Addiction – Irrational Thoughts that Make Sense, I need to take you back to the beginning. 730 more words

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Gambling Addiction - Irrational Thoughts that Make Sense

Have you ever seen a movie where the main character is driving down the road, experiencing flashes of thoughts?  Granted, it’s the movies, so the director is trying to give you an inside look at what the character is thinking.  533 more words

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Maryland Looks At Ending Lifetime Casino Ban

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The agency that oversees Maryland’s casinos is considering eliminating a program that allows gambling addictions to sign up for a lifetime ban from casinos. 235 more words

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Maladaptive emotion-regulation strategy and lack of emotional clarity in Gambling Addicts.

The article I reposted recently Gambling with America’s health!

 mentioned how  certain members of  Gamblers’ Anonymous saw gambling addiction, or gambling disorder, as an emotional rather than financial disease. 1,308 more words

Emotional Dysregulation