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Gambling Treatment Program and Beyond the Blame Game

Who (or what) is to blame for a compulsive gambling problem? There are scratch tickets, lottery tickets, casinos, and on-line gambling sites.  Also, we have bookies, poker nights with friends and other illegal forms of gambling.  So, with all of

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Gambling Therapy and How Attitude is Everything in Recovery

If you are new to recovery you might be wondering how can you be content without gambling.  Often times this is the reason why people do not get help in the first place.  They just cannot imagine stopping their gambling and feeling contentment.

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What If We Outlawed Gambling Altogether?

Gambling is an activity that has been around for centuries.  People will bet on anything -  from sporting events to how much snow is going to fall to who’s going to win an Oscar. There are several “legal” ways to gamble in states which have

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How to Stop a Gambling Addiction and the Importance of Positive Talk

Treatment programs focus on several concepts that will help you learn how to stop a gambling addiction. One of them is changing our thinking.  By changing our words, we can start to change the way we think.   Remember, addiction is a

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Gambling Addiction Centers and Managing Catastrophic Events

Gambling Addiction Centers and Managing Catastrophic Events. Some people in recovery will claim that if something catastrophic happens in their lives then they will be destined to relapse.  For instance, if my wife or husband leaves me then I

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Gambling, When the Thrill is Gone

Go to any casino and look around and listen;  Smiling, laughing folks taking a chance at the poker tables, roulette and the slots, the buzz of excitement is in the air. Did you know that in that crowd, there may be a several players who are not

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Compulsive Gambling the Soul Killer

Soul Killer- Compulsive Gambling Why is it that something that starts out as an enjoyable pastime or fun thing to do with your friends, ends up ruining so many lives?  The answer is simple; winning is great, but gambling long-term is a sure

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Williamsville Wellness Sponsors Local Concert

Williamsville Wellness Co-Sponsors Local Concert to benefit the hungry and the sick. It's called Feed the Hungry, Heal the Sick, based on a concert series which has been done in other states. The concert will be held on Friday, April 28th from

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Are you a Compulsive Gambler?

If a person attends a Gamblers Anonymous then they will hear twenty questions at the beginning of the meeting.  The questions are designed to give a person an idea of whether or not they might be a compulsive gambler.  So, if you or someone you

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Gambling Addiction and the Impact on Families

Gambling Addiction and the Impact on Families is a real tragedy. Many times families suffer more than the addict. Often times the addict will tell his or her loved ones that they are done gambling. Then, soon after, they are gambling once again

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