Treating Gambling Problems

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Full of practical information on assessing, diagnosing, and treating alcohol gambling addiction, this handy manual in the new Wiley Series on Treating Addictions is an invaluable tool for anyone who works with clients experiencing problems with gambling.

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The most current and critical gambling addiction treatmentapproaches—right at your fingertips

Legalized gambling is one of the fastest growing industries inthe United States. For most of the industry's patrons, gambling isfun and a form of harmless entertainment. Four to six percent ofgamblers, however, become pathological or compulsive gamblers,leading to a devastating illness that negatively impacts everyaspect of their lives.

Treating Gambling Problems helps to bridge the gap betweenscientific research and practice, pointing the way to a morepromising future in the treatment of gambling problems.

As part of the Wiley Series on Treating Addictions, thispragmatic, hands-on volume offers up-to-the-minute guidance oneffectively diagnosing and treating gambling addiction in everyphase.

Coverage includes:

  • Risk factors for gambling disorders

  • Recognizing the signs and symptoms of gambling disorders

  • Developing effective treatment plans

  • How to develop a professional referral network

  • Recovery theories, programs, and tools

  • Post-treatment recovery management, including relapseprevention

Supporting this expert coverage, the reader-friendly seriesformat features quizzes, checklists, "Points to Remember",problem-solving scenarios, suggested resources, and more. Requiredreading for anyone who works with individuals experiencing gamblingaddiction, Treating Gambling Problems will equip you with the toolsyou need to design successful interventions and promote a lastingrecovery.

Also in the Wiley Series on Treating Addictions:

Treating Alcohol Problems

Treating Drug Problems

About the Author:

William G. McCown, PhD, is a clinical psychologist with overtwenty years of addiction experience. He combines appreciation oftraditional approaches to treatment with a commitment toevidence-based methods. An international consultant, he pioneeredone of the first Internet-based treatments for disorderedgambling.?He is the author of several books, including BestPossible Odds: Contemporary Treatment Strategies for GamblingDisorders with Linda Chamberlain (published by Wiley).

William A. Howatt, PhD, EdD, has more than eighteenyears' experience as an addiction counselor. He is aninternationally certified alcohol and drug addictions specialist,gambling addictions specialist, registered professional counselor,and registered social worker who has also completed post-doctoralwork in addiction studies at UCLA School of Medicine. He is afaculty member of Nova Scotia Community College where he teaches inthe addiction counselor program for the School of Health and HumanServices. He is author of numerous books including The AddictionCounselor's Desk Reference and is coeditor of the Wiley Series onTreating Addictions (both published by Wiley).

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