ON PROBLEM GAMBLING
May 20-21, 2021 9:00AM
The state of Illinois is currently in the midst of a historic gambling expansion, making this a crucial time for the prevention and treatment of problem gambling and gambling disorder.
The Illinois Summit on Problem Gambling will engage national and local leaders in problem gambling policy and treatment to educate policy makers, treatment providers, and educators on issues and trends affecting problem gambling and gambling disorder in Illinois and nationally.
This free 2-day virtual conference, sponsored by the Illinois Department of Human Services, Division of Substance Use Prevention and Recovery, will provide participants with a comprehensive overview of problem gambling awareness, treatment, and prevention as well as introduce innovative approaches to addressing gambling disorder in the field of addictions.