Conferences

The Problem Gambling Training Partnership hosts conferences throughout the 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.

Dates for the 2017 Problem Gambling Training Partnership Conferences will be announced shortly.

In the meantime, you can view the agenda of our 2016 conferences (and don’t forget to check out the benefits of attending!)

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 – 12:30 PM – Neurobiology of Problem Gambling/Gambling Addiction
12:30 PM – 1:30 PMLunch on your own
1:30 PM – 4:00 PM – Session Breakouts
Session A – Psychoanalytic Treatment of Problem Gambling
[OR]
Session A – Family Systems Methods for Increased Treatment Engagement and Treatment Retention Of Problem Gamblers

Agenda: Day Two

8:00 AM – 9:30 AM – Crisis Intervention
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM – Cognitive Motivational Behavior Therapy Interventions for Day to Day Care of Problem Gamblers (Part 1)
11:30 AM – 12:30 PMLunch on your own
12:30 AM – 2:30 PM – Cognitive Motivational Behavior Therapy Interventions for Day to Day Care of Problem Gamblers (Part 2)
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM – Resources, Tools and Referral Information