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Exploring the latest news, issues and research relating to gambling disorders and responsible gaming

Calling all Early Stage Investigators!

by: NCRG Staff | Apr 4, 2018

The NCRG is accepting applications for their Early Stage Investigator Grant until May 1, 2018.

 

Who

Are you interested in Gambling Disorder Research?

Are you within 10 years of completing your terminal degree?

Are you looking for mentoring and research experience?

 

If so, we invite you to submit an application for grant funding of up to 65,000/ per year for two years.

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Free Webinar! Educating Patrons and Employees about Responsible Gaming: What Does the Research Say?

by: NCRG Staff | Apr 2, 2018

Free Webinar!

2 – 3 :30 p.m., May 30, 2018

 

Educating Patrons and Employees about Responsible Gaming: What Does the Research Say?

 

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Back in My Day: Comparison of Gambling Propensity in Twin Young Adults in 1962 and 2002.

by: NCRG Staff | Mar 29, 2018

Opportunities to gamble have increased starkly over the last 50 years, and with it has come a shift in social attitude towards gambling. Wendy Slutske, PhD, recipient of a 2017 NCRG Center of Excellence Grant, set out to compare the role of genetics and environment from two National Twin Studies, collected about 50 years apart, on propensity to gamble.

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Gambling Disorder Screening Day

by: NCRG Staff | Feb 20, 2018

 

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NCRG Cosponsors Program with Sandia Resort & Casino

by: NCRG Staff | Feb 7, 2018

 

“Gambling Disorder & Addiction: Treatment, Prevention and Education” will be held for treatment providers on March 21-22, 2018 at the Sandia Resort & Casino in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The program, cosponsored by NCRG and Sandia Resort & Casino, will cover a wide range of topics including responsible gaming, new research on gambling disorder, gambling problems among the military and veterans, the stigma of gambling disorder, motivational interviewing and Wellbriety, a Native American recovery movement.

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NAADAC/NCRG Gambling Credential Interest Survey

by: NCRG Staff | Jan 24, 2018

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, and the National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) invite you to participate in a brief survey to explore the possibility of a new national credential designed to recognize individuals with a specialty in gambling disorders.

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NCRG Announces 2018 Grants Program

by: NCRG Staff | Jan 9, 2018

The National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) is pleased to announce the availability of research grants for the study of gambling disorder in 2018. The NCRG is committed to a multi-disciplinary approach and, therefore, welcomes applications from investigators in psychology, psychiatry, epidemiology, public health, sociology, economics, neuroeconomics, neuroscience and other relevant disciplines.

 

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NCRG and Responsible Gaming Association of New Mexico Team up to Explore Impact of Gambling

by: NCRG Staff | Dec 21, 2017

The Responsible Gaming Association of New Mexico (RGANM), a collaboration of many of the state’s Native American owned casinos, awarded NCRG with a grant of $300,000 to coordinate a competitive grants program on the impact of gambling on New Mexico, especially the state’s subpopulations. In December 2017, the NCRG awarded a grant of $291,868 to HBSA, a supporting organization of Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, to fund “New Mexico: A Study of at risk Youth and Adults.”

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NCRG RELEASES WHITE PAPER ON RESPONSIBLE GAMBLING

by: NCRG Staff | Aug 17, 2017

A recently published article in the peer-reviewed journal Addiction & Research Theory provided a new model for evaluating responsible gambling research. To ensure its dissemination beyond academia, the NCRG produced a white paper summarizing the study’s findings. The white paper, Responsible Gambling: A Review of the Research, is available for download at www.ncrg.org (click on Resources and White Papers).

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