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WEB LETTER: How NFT & Cryptocurrency Trading Can Be Just Another Form of Gambling

Are you familiar with the new “investment” rage of Non-Fungible Token (NFT) and cryptocurrency trading? NFT day trading, cryptocurrency day trading, and stock market day trading have more in common with slot machines, poker, and sports betting than you might think. They all involve the act of risking something of value on an activity that…
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How to Break the Cycle of Gambling Action 

To achieve effective recovery with disordered gambling, it is crucial to understand the psychology addressing the cycle of gambling action. It is also just as important to gain the skills to get out of the cycle and into recovery. Think of it as if you are on a merry-go-round, and you must find a way…
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Cómo Romper el Ciclo de la Acción del Juego

Para lograr una recuperación efectiva con el juego compulsivo, es crucial comprender la psicología que aborda el ciclo de la acción del juego. También es igual de importante adquirir las habilidades para salir del ciclo y entrar en la recuperación. Piensa en ello como si estuvieras en un carrusel y tuvieras que encontrar una manera…
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A Valentine’s Day Secret for Loved Ones Feeling the Impacts of Problem Gambling 

For many, love is in the air this month. However, it may be difficult to feel love for others if you don’t feel love for yourself first – no matter the occasion. This is especially true for someone living with a partner or family member who is suffering from a gambling problem. In addiction, the…
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Un Secreto de San Valentín para Seres Queridos que Sienten los Impactos del Juego Problemático

Para muchos, el amor está en el aire este mes. Sin embargo, puede ser difícil sentir amor por los demás si primero no te amas a ti mismo, sin importar la ocasión. Esto es especialmente cierto para alguien que vive con una pareja o un familiar que está sufriendo por un problema de juego. En…
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Why No One Can “Beat the Odds”

It is important to understand how we think and process situations, how we were taught to solve problems as children, and how that impacts our decision making when it comes to gambling. You may have heard the term “fallacy”, which is defined as “a failure in reasoning, which renders an argument invalid.” People suffering from…
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¿Por qué nadie puede “Vencer las Probabilidades”?

Es importante comprender cómo pensamos y procesamos situaciones, cómo nos enseñaron a resolver problemas de niños y cómo eso afecta nuestras decisiones en el juego. Puede que hayas oído el término “falacia”, definido como “un error en el razonamiento que invalida un argumento”. Las personas que sufren de juego problemático a menudo creen en una…
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Even If You Never Place a Bet, You Can Still Be Impacted by Problem Gambling. Here’s How.

Living with a compulsive gambler can be life-changing in many ways. In addition to the financial difficulties, stress created by a gambling addiction in the family can manifest in loved ones emotionally and lead to significant relationship problems. It is common for family members and loved ones of an individual with gambling problems to feel…
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WEB LETTER: The Importance of Loving Yourself on the Path to Recovery

January is self-love month and what a great way to start the new year! You might make a resolution for yourself as a way to begin to take better care of yourself mentally, physically, intentionally, and authentically. By taking better care of yourself, YOU feel better, more positive, and stronger to take on anything that…
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Discover the Importance of Assertive Communication When a Loved One is Suffering from Problem Gambling

The importance of the way we communicate to others cannot be understated. Some of us have not been taught how to share our thoughts and feelings with others in an assertive fashion. When it comes to dealing with a loved one suffering from problem gambling, it is imperative to learn to speak assertively. An individual…
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