Posts Tagged "Addiction"

The Importance of Self-Forgiveness on the Path to Recovery from Gambling Addiction

Jul 22 2020

Gambling disorder is treatable and is widely recognized in the mental health community. Many individuals that have or are currently struggling with problem…

With Gambling Addiction, Getting Rid of the “I Could Haves and Should Haves” Starts with Reaching Out for Help

Jul 14 2020

The blame game? Have you ever played it? Felt it? Do you know it? It comes along the lines of blaming yourself…

Gaining Independence from Problem Gambling

Jul 03 2020

On Independence Day, the United States remembers the sacrifices made in order for our country to become the “land of the free.”Our…

Florida’s 888-ADMIT-IT Problem Gambling HelpLine Expands Resources for COVID-19

Apr 17 2020

We are still in the early stages of the COVID-19 crisis, and with the correlating increased risks for problem gamblers, there has…

Don’t Go Mad This March

Mar 01 2019

Have you ever wondered why Problem Gambling Awareness Month (PGAM) takes place in March? Originally a week-long event, PGAM was established by…

Problem Gambling and Minority Mental Health Month

Apr 19 2018

The U.S Department of Health and Human Services is raising awareness of Minority Mental Health Month to end racial health disparities throughout…

How Gambling Can Rewire Your Brain

Mar 21 2018

When you hear the word “addiction,” what comes to mind? The spotlight has been shined on the dangers of alcohol and drug…

PGAM Financial Debt & Budgeting Tool

Feb 25 2016

Rebuild. Renew. Restore. Gambling is often about money, actions, and feelings. Gambling related debt and financial problems are often major reasons that problem gamblers…