How psychologist views problem

Problem Gamblers Face Myriad of Other Problems. It’s all reinforcement leading to depression, frustration, anger, in some cases suicide, many cases separation, in a lot of cases divorce. Being designed (?) by friends, family, loved ones. It becomes a lonely life.

It’s amazing how every little bit contributes to a person’s thinking. The subliminal mind thinking, “I could be one of these lucky people to win a car, a million dollars, or win a house."


New findings about gambling addiction

SANDIE RINALDO: Football season is now fully underway on both sides of the border. And whenever you have pro football there is one thing you can bet on, people will wager on the outcome of the games. And as the scope of betting grows, so do the problems that come with it. But scientists are now discovering that gambling addictions may have a biological basis. CTV's medical specialist Avis Favaro explains.

AVIS FAVARO (Reporter): Most people can visit a casino, bet on sports or buy lottery tickets without a problem. But for some, gambling becomes a potent addiction.

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Gambling Quotes, Jokes, and Inspiration

What it takes to overcome gambling addiction....

A long, lonely, uphill battle with plenty of hard work ahead.

 


Gamblers Anonymous: Good, Bad, or Different?

I looked at the Gamblers Anonymous site today for the first time and read the 12 steps to recovery. Then I did some research. Here are my thoughts.