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Gambling and problem gambling among adolescents in Washington State

Rachel A. Volberg

Gambling and problem gambling among adolescents in Washington State

a replication study, 1993 to 1999, report to the Washington State Lottery

by Rachel A. Volberg

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Published by Gemini Research, Ltd. in Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gambling -- Washington (State),
  • Compulsive gambling -- Washington (State),
  • Teenagers -- Washington (State) -- Economic conditions,
  • Teenagers -- Washington (State) -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRachel A. Volberg.
    ContributionsWashington State Lottery.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 51, A-42 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13568267M
    OCLC/WorldCa43888517

    This book examines the prevalence and consequences of problem gambling as well as approaches to treatment. In this comprehensive book, the author, Nancy M. Petry, clarifies the current understanding of gambling as a disorder, including its levels of intensity; possible origins in biological, neurological, developmental, and environmental spheres; and special issues surrounding populations that Cited by: Editor’s Note: This op-ed was prepared by Dr. Harold Wynne of Wynne Resources. For the past four decades, I have been intrigued with self-development, both as an adult educator and social scientist interested in human behaviour, addiction and problem gambling. As an adult educator, I have experienced first-hand how success in education programs leads to the personal growth and .

    [Type here] A PUBLIC POLICY FRAMEWORK FOR MINIMIZING PROBLEM GAMBLING- RELATED HARM: THE PETERRR MODEL Keith S. Whyte * Andrew P. Dunning† I. INTRODUCTION Gambling regularly occurs in societies worldwide.1 In fact, a majority of adult Americans have gambled at some point in their lives.2 These numbers vary, and range from more irregular gamblers (with 75% of Author: Keith S. Whyte, Andrew P. Dunning.   Forrest D, McHale I, ‘Gambling and Problem Gambling Among Young Adolescents in Great Britain’ () 28(4) Journal of Gambling Studies Fox R et al., ‘Adolescents’ Attention to Beer and Cigarette Print Ads and Associated Product Warnings’ () 27(3) Journal of Advertising

      Introduction. Youth gambling, particularly at-risk and problem gambling (ARPG), has been linked to poor social functioning and psychiatric concerns during adolescence and later in life. 1–4 Gambling and substance use behaviors co-occur in adolescents, 2, 5, 6 particularly in adolescent problem gamblers. 7, 8 Internalizing pathology (e.g., depression) has also been associated with . The highest prevalence of problem gambling was found among those who participated in spread betting (%), fixed odds betting terminals (%), and betting exchanges (%). [58] In Norway, a December study showed the amount of present problem gamblers was percent.


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Problem gambling among adolescents in Washington State. This is the first adolescent study initiated and funded by a state lottery and the first study that allows comparisons of.

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However, state-by-state across more than 20 studies (see Table 1) show there are large variations ranging from 20% to 86% (past year adolescent gambling prevalence rates) and %–% (past. Introduction. Youth gambling, particularly at-risk and problem gambling (ARPG), has been linked to poor social functioning and psychiatric concerns during adolescence and later in life.

1–4 Gambling and substance use behaviors co-occur in adolescents, 2, 5, 6 particularly in adolescent problem gamblers. 7, 8 Internalizing pathology (e.g., depression) has also been associated with gambling Cited by: The Problem Gambling Severity Index, which focuses on the harms associated with problem gambling, is composed of nine items from the longer CPGI.

The VGS is also harm based and includes 15 items. The VGS has proven validity and reliability in population studies as well as Adolescents and clinic lty: Psychiatry. Introduction. Problem gambling among adolescents can be conceptualized as belonging to a larger constellation of “developmental addictions”.

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This month’s Special Series on Community Approaches to Addiction focuses on ways to bring addiction prevention and recovery beyond medical settings and into communities.

Today, we feature the third in a series of interviews and op-eds with inspiring people who have led efforts to reduce the impact of addiction on their own communities. Founded inThe Massachusetts Council on Compulsive. Gambling and Problem Gambling Among Adolescents in Washington State: A Six-Year Replication Study, to Olympia, WA: Washington State Lottery.

Gerstein, DR, Volberg, RA, Murphy, S., Toce, M et al. Gambling Impact and Behavior Study: Report to. Presenter/Co-Presenter Bios - (As of 7/3/) Scott Anderson Currently the Problem Gambling Coordinator for the State of Ohio.

Have been involved in gambling treatment in the state for over 10 years. Active in planning and presentation of Stage One, Stage Two and Advanced Problem Gambling trainings for the State of Ohio.

Problem gambling (or ludomania, but usually referred to as "gambling addiction" or "compulsive gambling") is an urge to gamble continuously despite harmful negative consequences or a desire to stop.

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