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by mhutch
Tue Apr 05, 2011 11:22 am
Forum: CEU Opportunities
Topic: 4 Hour CEU Workshop
Replies: 0
Views: 14636

4 Hour CEU Workshop

A four hour CEU workshop for mental health, social work and addiction professionals will be held on May 20, 2011 in Ft. Lauderdale. For more information or if your are interested in attending please call 407-865-6200 or email mhutchinson@gamblinghelp.org. Space is limited.
by mhutch
Thu Mar 24, 2011 3:49 pm
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: COMMUNITY EDUCATOR UPCOMING TRAINING
Replies: 1
Views: 9553

COMMUNITY EDUCATOR UPCOMING TRAINING

A Community Educator training will be held in April 2011, (date TBD) The training is done virtually and typically lasts 1.5 hours. If you are interested please contact mhutchinson@gamblinghelp.org. [/size][/size]
by mhutch
Thu Mar 24, 2011 3:43 pm
Forum: NPGAW
Topic: Florida International University Perform for PGAW
Replies: 0
Views: 13797

Florida International University Perform for PGAW

Students from the FIU's Improv Group Breatking Artistic Motivational Focus (BAMF) acted out gambling situations from 12:pm - 2:pm on Monday March 7, 2011 in the Graham Center Game Room. BAMF's organice performance highlighted how fun games such as poker with friends can become an addiction.
by mhutch
Mon Nov 29, 2010 11:22 am
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: Communtiy Educator Training for College Students
Replies: 0
Views: 6591

Communtiy Educator Training for College Students

The FCCG held a Community Educator Trianing session for college interns on November 23, 2010. The college interns play an important role as they promote awareness of growing gambling problems among college students. Students Against Gambling Addiction (SAGA) assists college counselors, financial adv...
by mhutch
Mon Nov 22, 2010 11:35 am
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: Communtiy Educator Training held on November 19, 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 6824

Communtiy Educator Training held on November 19, 2010

The FCCG held a Community Educator Trianing session for college interns on November 19, 2010. The college interns play an important role as they promote awareness of growing gambling problems among college students. Students Against Gambling Addiction (SAGA) assists college counselors, financial adv...
by mhutch
Mon Nov 22, 2010 11:25 am
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: Community Educator Training November 23, 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 6456

Community Educator Training November 23, 2010

The FCCG will hold a 1 hour training session for college interns on November 23, 2010. Please contact the FCCG office for more information.
by mhutch
Mon Nov 22, 2010 11:22 am
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: FCCG conducts workshop at the South Florida Trauma Trianing
Replies: 0
Views: 6795

FCCG conducts workshop at the South Florida Trauma Trianing

The FCCG conducted a 3 hour workshop at the South Florida Trauma Training held on November 12, 2010 at the SOS Children's Village in Coconut Creek. The workshop titled "Escaping Trauma through Gambling", was offered to professionals in private practive and was conducted by Maria Jacques, LMFT,CCGC o...
by mhutch
Fri Nov 19, 2010 4:29 pm
Forum: NPGAW
Topic: SAVE THE DATE PGAW March 6-12, 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 6125

SAVE THE DATE PGAW March 6-12, 2011

Mark your calendars for Problem Gambling Awareness Week (PGAW), a grassroots public awareness and outreach campaign! This event will take place during the week of March 6-12, 2011 and focuses on the devastating impact that sports wagering can have on individuals struggling with gambling related diff...
by mhutch
Fri Nov 19, 2010 2:30 pm
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: FCCG receives $1.75M Check for Treatement
Replies: 0
Views: 6512

FCCG receives $1.75M Check for Treatement

Governor Charlie Crist met with recovering gamblers and industry executives during a press conference at the Altamonte Springs-based Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling, Wednesday. Crist was on hand as John Fontana, president of the Seminole Hard Rock Casino, presented a $1.75M check to the organ...
by mhutch
Mon Nov 01, 2010 9:52 am
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: At our most recent.....
Replies: 1
Views: 7808

Big Bend Homeless Coalition Annual Event

It doesn’t mean you are not making an impact it simply indicates the level of awareness that needs to be addressed in this area.
Your doing great work out there and it's much appreciated.
by mhutch
Wed Oct 20, 2010 2:59 pm
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: TREATMENT FOR COMPULSTIVE GAMBLING/AVAILABLE & ACCESSIBL
Replies: 0
Views: 6216

TREATMENT FOR COMPULSTIVE GAMBLING/AVAILABLE & ACCESSIBL

The Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling's treatment program for compulsive gamblers is offered to anyone experienceing difficulties due to gambling, including famly members, regardles of ability to pay. For more information please contact us at 888-AMDIT-IT 9236-4848) or via email at fccg@gambli...
by mhutch
Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:56 pm
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: COMMUNITY EDUCATOR TRAINING OCTOBER 26, 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 6263

COMMUNITY EDUCATOR TRAINING OCTOBER 26, 2010

THIS IS TRAINING IS DONE THROUGH GO TO MEETING.
TIME: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM.
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED PLEASE EMAIL mhutchinson@gamblinghelp.org or call 407-865-6200
by mhutch
Wed Sep 08, 2010 2:02 pm
Forum: Community Educators
Topic: Community Educator Training for College Interns
Replies: 0
Views: 6339

Community Educator Training for College Interns

New this year! The FCCG will be pursue the use of interns from local colleges to serve in the role of Community Educators. Anyone who is interested in becoming a Community Educator is encouraged to contact the FCCG for more information.