Compulsive Gambling Awareness, Prevention & Treatment: Connecting the Dots

The Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG), and its partners are proud to be hosting the FCCG’s 18th Annual Conference, Compulsive Gambling Awareness, Prevention & Treatment: Connecting the Dots.  The conference showcases local, state, national and international experts on gambling addiction and related matters which offers Florida professionals with a unique opportunity to gain an in depth understanding of problem gambling impacts, treatment interventions and strategies, and insight to some of the latest innovations in the field.

The conference combines plenary and breakout sessions that provide meaningful guidance to treatment professionals, law enforcement and government authorities, not-for-profit service providers, educators, gaming operators, the recovering community, and others with an occasion to learn from an array of widely respected presenters on a series of topics, such as intervention strategies, comorbidity, therapeutic models and approaches, medical and neurological developments, relapse prevention, research trends, legislative policy, technology impacts, responsible gaming initiatives, and more.  Our featured speakers reflect vast and diverse perspectives allowing for a memorable experience for all conference attendees!

Join us in May, 2015, at the Riverside Hotel in beautiful Ft. Lauderdale, FL as The Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling in partnership with United Way of Broward County Commission on Substance Abuse, Miami Area Geriatric Education Center (MAGEC), Broward Behavioral Health Coalition, and Mental Health Association of Southeast Florida (MHA) hosts the FCCG’s 18th Annual Conference: Compulsive Gambling Awareness, Prevention & Treatment: Connecting the Dots.

Conference Dates:
May 14th-15th 2015

Conference Location:
Riverside Hotel
620 East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 467-0671
www.riversidehotel.com

Conference Topics:
• Prevention Strategies
• Intervention & Counseling Models
• Comorbidity Issues
• Responsible Gaming Initiatives for the Gambling Industry
• Relapse Prevention & Healthy Recovery
• Family Impact and Support
• Research Trends and Findings
• Medical & Neurological Developments
• Recovering Gamblers Panel