This Gambling Disorders course enables you to identify and manage patients with problem gambling. The prevalence and impact of problem gambling is grossly underestimated and can range from lottery addictions to pathological internet-based gambling activities.
It is essential as a GP to be able to identify patients at risk and this course is designed to help you improve the care and support you and your practice can provide by offering practical screening tools and the skills to manage problem gambling in general practice.
This course has been developed in partnership with the Responsible Gambling Trust.
This course is FREE to RCGP members and Associates in Training. If you are non-member, you can purchase it on the RCGP website.
Start Gambling Disorders in General Practice
Time to complete this course: 1.5 hours
Date of publication: May 2012
Reviewed and updated: May 2017