Gambling Addiction

Sometimes writing down our thoughts and questions is easier than finding words (speaking) or asking someone for help. When you are really need help, but cannot find those words texting offers you the privacy and conveniences of reaching out without…

This seems to be a question that comes up frequently when discussing problem gambling. It’s a topic that our counsellors discuss when people are trying to figure out if they or someone they care about has an issue with gambling….

Our PGHL team members came across this interesting article and thought it might be helpful at this time of year:  https://800gambler.org/dont-gamble-with-the-winter-blues/.     Disordered gamblers may also struggle with psychiatric conditions.  Disordered gambling has a   comorbidity of 96% rate with…

It is more than the flashing lights, free drinks and the excitement of winning that is attracting seniors to Casinos.  Many Casinos are now enticing seniors to visit by offering personalized discounts making them feel welcome by sending out birthday…