Gambling has long been defined as a combination of Something of Value, Chance and Risk of Loss. While these basics remain unchanged, the world around them is quickly moving into the ever-evolving Digital World (aka: The Metaverse). To stay current requires a basic understanding of Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, NFT and other Digital World realities now impacting the World of Gambling. This presentation will help establish an important level of knowledge and realities of these new, challenging and very real dilemmas impacting the World of Gambling.
10am – 11:30am CDT
Objectives for the Webinar:
Doug LaBelle, LCSW, CEAP, ICGC II, IGDC is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified Employee Assistance Professional, International Certified Gambling Counselor II, International Gaming Disorder Certificate, and a Trainer for the Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling. He has over 35 years of experience as an Administrator, Clinician, Trainer and Consultant with Behavioral Health Disorders including Gambling/Gambling Disorder and Video Gaming/Gaming Disorder.