Conferences

2017 Problem Gambling Training Partnership Conferences

Registration or the following conferences are now open:

Buffalo, NY (July 11 – 12) 

Long Island, NY (August 8 – 9)

Click here to Register for the 2017 PGTP Conferences!

The Problem Gambling Training Partnership will host four regional conferences throughout the 2017 year. Attendance at the Problem Gambling Training Partnership Conference is the first step in the process to become eligible to be listed on the NYS Problem Gambling Referral List.

Registration for the 2017 Conferences will open soon. In the meantime, you can view the agenda for our upcoming conferences (and don’t forget to check out the benefits of attending!)

PGTP Agenda: Day One

8:00 AM – Opening Remarks
8:15 AM – 8:45 AM – Understanding New York’s Casino Legislation
8:45 AM – 10:45 AM – Introduction to Problem Gambling
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Cognitive Motivational Behavior Therapy Interventions for Day to Day Care of Problem Gamblers (Part 1)
12:00 PM – 1:00 PMLunch on your own
1:30 PM – 4:00 PM – Cognitive Motivational Behavior Therapy Interventions for Day to Day Care of Problem Gamblers (Part 2)

PGTP Agenda: Day Two

8:00 AM – 9:30 AM – Neurobiology of Problem Gambling/Gambling Addiction
9:30 AM – 11:00 AM – Crisis Management
11:00 AM – 12:00 PMLunch on your own
12:00 AM – 2:30 PMSession A – Psychoanalytic Treatment of Problem Gambling
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Session B – Family Systems Methods for Increased Treatment Engagement and Treatment Retention Of Problem Gamblers
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM – Resources, Tools and Referral Information