A clear explanation on how to spot a gambling problem in a loved one, from someone who’s been there. More on signs to look for – and what to do – when you suspect a family member has a gambling problem.
In this article, learn how William “Ted” Hartwell addressed his gambling addiction, and how he maintains his recovery from the addiction to this day.
This article details a personal struggle with gambling addiction, and outlines the path from recreational gambler to full blown gambling addict. Read here for signs of how life, relationships, and work can be jeopardized by problem gambling.
Sometimes, gambling addiction creeps up on you. It can become a part of your life…even to the point of influencing major life choices. How does an addiction to gambling begin? More from someone who studies it here.
Why is advocacy for compulsive gambling and its recovery so important? And how can you get involved? The inspiring story from someone’s who’s taken heavy losses here. Plus, practice tips on how you can make a difference.
How do judges rule on court cases involving families and problem gambling? More here, from the perspective of a practicing judge within the system.
How do you define “disordered gambling”? A basic definition here, in the first of a series of articles that will discuss the issue from experts who are researching it. Written by William “Ted” Hartwell.
A guide to how to stop gambling with alternatives and best practices.
It’s never too early to educate your kids about the consequences of gambling. A Q&A with Jaime Costello of the New York Council on Problem Gambling here.
Where does the game end and the problem begin? How much gaming is too much, and how is youth gaming becoming addictive? A review of a recent documentary that helps clear up a few things about youth gaming and gambling here.