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8th Annual Walk in Memory, Walk for Hope

NCSP logoThe Nevada Council on Problem Gambling is currently seeking walkers to join our statewide walking team for this 8th annual community suicide prevention awareness event.

Opportunities to walk are available in: Henderson, Mesquite, Pahrump, Reno/Sparks, Fallon, Winnemucca, Caliente, Dayton, Douglas County, Elko, Pyramid Lake/Nixon, and Yerington.

There is no charge for anyone to join our team, and everyone who pre-registers before September 6th will receive a Walk in Memory Walk for Hope t-shirt as well as the Council’s cool new “Hope” hat.

To be part of our team, just dust off your walking shoes and contact Ali McCurdy, Community Outreach Coordinator at 702-369-9740 or ali@nevadacouncil.org.

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Rally for Recovery

NATIONAL RECOVERY MONTH EVENT!!

Sponsored by: Foundation for Recovery  (www.forrecovery.org)

Kick off a weekend of activity with the Annual Las Vegas Recovery Rally.   Music, food, speakers and a lot of fun!

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NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction (Las Vegas, NV)

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To Register:  Visit the NCRG Conference website to access online registration link or download a printed registration form.


About the NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction

The National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) will host the 18th NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction – the preeminent annual forum on gambling disorder and responsible gaming.  Healthcare providers, researchers, public health professionals, gaming regulators and gaming industry professionals will convene in Las Vegas to learn about the latest research on gambling disorder and new responsible gaming strategies while exchanging ideas with attendees from all over the world.

Featuring one of the most diverse audiences of all gambling conferences, the NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction strives to meet the varied needs and interests of all attendees by offering the following:

  • Talks by the leading innovators in the field of addiction and gambling disorder
  • Provocative debates about the new diagnostic code for gambling disorder
  • A special track designed to help regulators and the gaming industry develop safe and effective responsible gaming programs and regulations
  • Up to 13.75 continuing education hours approved by NAADAC, NBCC and other certifying agencies for healthcare providers
  • A pre-conference workshop on screening, diagnosis and measuring treatment outcomes
  • A poster session providing researchers and students the opportunity to showcase their new research on gambling disorder
  • A pre-conference workshop for researchers on working with the media
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VISIT WWW.NCRG.ORG/CONFERENCE FOR THE MOST UP-TO-DATE PROGRAM AND SPEAKER INFORMATION

 

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NCRG Conference on Gambling Addiction (Las Vegas, NV)

NCRGTo Register:

Visit the NCRG Conference online registration page to access online registration link or download a printed registration form.


About the NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction

The National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) is pleased to invite you to the 16th Annual NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction, the premier annual forum on gambling disorder and responsible gaming. Healthcare providers, researchers, public health professionals, gaming regulators and gaming industry professionals will convene in Las Vegas to learn about the latest research on gambling disorder, responsible gaming and addiction from leaders in the field, while exchanging ideas with attendees from all over the world.

Featuring one of the most diverse audiences of all gambling conferences, the NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction strives to meet the varied needs and interests of attendees by offering the following:

  • A special track for gaming regulators and industry exploring the use of science to develop and evaluate responsible gaming programs and regulations designed to reduce gambling-related harms
  • Up to 15 continuing education hours accepted by the American Psychological Association, NAADAC, NASW, and other certifying agencies for healthcare providers
  • A pre-conference workshop for clinicians led by one of the leading CBT trainers in the nation
  • A poster session providing researchers and students the opportunity to showcase their new research on gambling disorder
  • A pre-conference workshop for researchers on working with the media

Once again, the NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction boasts the highest quality programming relevant to all stakeholders in the gambling field. We hope you can join us in September!

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Presented by the National Center for Responsible Gaming
In partnership with the NCRG Centers of Excellence in Gambling Research at The University of Chicago and Yale University
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NCRG Conference on Gambling Addiction (Las Vegas, NV)

NCRGOnline Registration

Visit the NCRG Conference online registration page and submit your registration and payment.

Mail-in Registration

Download the NCRG Conference registration form and send it in by mail or fax with your form of payment to the address below.

By Mail:

NCRG @ G2E 2013
c/o Compusystems
P.O. Box 6271
Broadview, IL 60155

By Fax:  708-344-4444


About the NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction

For more than a decade, the NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction has provided a unique forum where all stakeholders in the field of gambling disorders and responsible gaming come together to discuss the latest research, share best practices and explore real-world applications for new scientific findings.

The 15th annual NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction is designed to enhance your professional development, whether you’re in the health care sector, the gaming industry, government or academia, by providing the following:

  • The latest information on treatment for gambling disorders
  • Continuing education units for clinicians
  • Ideas for building and enhancing responsible gaming programs
  • Opportunities for researchers to present their work in the annual poster session
  • A critical perspective that will help gaming regulators and public officials develop and evaluate policies that address gambling disorders
  • Interactive pre-conference workshops
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When the Fun Stops Trainer Certification (Las Vegas)

NOTE:  Registration open only to companies with an active “When the Fun Stops” Curriculum License agreement.

Click HERE for the current Trainer Certification Registration Form.Logoman jpg

“When the Fun Stops – Understanding Problem Gambling” is an awareness training program recognized by the Nevada Gaming Control Board to satisfy the employee training requirement of NGC 5.170 – Programs to Address Problem Gambling.  Click HERE to learn more about “When the Fun Stops” or call the Nevada Council at 702-369-9740.

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