Emerging Issues in the Field of Problem Gambling Prevention

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 10:00 – 11:00 AM CST
60-Minute Webinar
No fee to attend

Objective:
This webinar will identify emerging issues and trends such as the rise in e-sports and sports gambling or crypto-currency implications. The speaker will focus on proactively preparing for future considerations for prevention and treatment.

Participants will be able to:

  • Identify new and emerging trends in problem gambling behaviors.
  • Define the risk factors associated with newly emerging gambling settings and opportunities.
  • Discuss the impact of these new trends on prevention and treatment strategies.

Presenter:
James Syphax (he/him) serves Prevention Action Alliance as the community prevention manager for our Community-Based Services team. In his role, James manages the Statewide Prevention Coalition Association (SPCA), the Ohio Center for Coalition Excellence (OCCE), Know! prevention tips, problem gambling prevention initiatives, and the G.A.P. Network where impacted families learn to turn grief into advocacy for prevention.