Webinars

Every year the ICRG offers webinars on the latest research on gambling disorder and responsible gambling.  Treatment providers can earn continuing education hours approved by various agencies. Best of all, the webinars are free—thanks to the generosity of the American Gaming Association and Global Gaming Expo!

Watch for announcements of the 2023 program.  The programs listed below are from previous years.

Exploring Responsible Gambling Options for Harm Minimization in the Field of Online Lottery
June 28, 2022
2-3:30 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time

This session will cover the first phase of a research project exploring responsible gambling options for harm minimization...

Can Motivational Messages Engage Individuals At-risk for Gambling Disorder in an Online Assessment?
May 19, 2022
2-3:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time

Although the majority of individuals who gamble do not experience significant gambling-related harm, to varying ...

Brain Connections: Start talking with visitors about gambling and the brain
April 28, 2022
1:30-3 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time

“I can’t stop gambling…every time I lose, I keep coming back…why?” “It’s not fun anymore, so why do I feel like...

Military Veterans and Gambling Problems: Research Perspectives

Recent research indicates that military veterans have a higher rate of gambling disorder than the adult general public...

The Psychological Science of Forgiveness: What Is It and When Should It Be Offered (to Others and Self)?

Who hasn't been hurt by the actions of others, or inflicted harm on the self? Perhaps a colleague sabotaged a project...

What's in A Name? Evaluating the Public Stigma of Gambling Disorder

Public stigma of gambling disorder has negative effects on the mental health and functioning of affected individuals...

What People Do It 12-Step Programs that Mobilizes Changes and Why

Dr. Tonigan will explore the active ingredients and mechanisms of change in 12-step programs, with an...

I Think Therefore I Am…a Cognitive Behavioral Specialist

Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), a treatment strategy used frequently for gambling disorder, is best known for its...

I Love a Good Clinical Handout! the Neurobiology of Gambling Disorder

“Why do people keep gambling even when it isn’t fun?” “Why is it hard to say ‘no’ to a gambling urge?” ...

Practice Guidelines for Treating Gambling-Related Problems: An Evidence-Based Treatment Guide for Clinicians

Evidence-based practice guidelines rest upon research, clinical expertise and patient characteristics...

Educating Patrons and Employees About Responsible Gaming: What Does the Research Say?

Identify the rationale for responsible gambling (RG) education programs

Patterns of Daily Fantasy Sports Play: Implcations for The Emerging Us Sports Betting Market

Recent Federal legislative changes in the United States have led some states to liberalize gambling regulations...