National Problem Gambling Awareness Month (NPGAM) - The
National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) is pleased to present
the National Problem Gambling Awareness Month (NPGAM) campaign, a
grassroots public awareness and outreach campaign. The goal of this
campaign is to educate the general public, and healthcare
professionals about the warning signs of problem gambling and raise
awareness about the help that is available both locally and
nationally. The campaign was previously held during the first week
of March to coincide with March Madness, one of the most widely bet
upon events in the U.S. Now, the campaign takes place during the
entire month of March!
National Council on
Problem Gambling (NCPG) - The Wisconsin Council on Problem
Gambling is a state affiliate of the NCPG. Information about
National Certification for the treatment of pathological gambling
can be found on the NCPG website.
Gambling Council (Ontario, Canada) - This organization's
website has information about youth gambling, responsible gambling
and a searchable database of research, news articles, conferences,
The Brief Addiction
Science Information Source (BASIS) Online - This website is
associated with the Harvard Medical School, they post research and
editorials on addictions. Also, a toolkit about gambling called
"Your First Step to Change" can be found by clicking on "Self-Help
Tools" on the menu bar of the BASIS website.
National Center For
Responsible Gaming (NCRG) - Advancing Research,
Education and Awareness
WI Department of Health
Services- Wisconsin state agency in the Division of Mental
Health and Substance Abuse responsible for alcohol and drug related
mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental
illness on America's communities.
Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network accelerates
lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating,
disseminating and promoting the adoption and implememtation of
effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices.
The Association for Addiction
promotes the societal benefits of prevention, treatment, and
recovery for mental and substance use disorders.
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The Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling provides resources,
public awareness, and education on gambling disorders while
maintaining strict neutrality on the issue of legalized