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Title: School of Health Sciences, University of Lethbridge


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School of Health Sciences, University of
Lethbridge
Conference 2003 Prevention of Problem Gambling
Kids Dont GambleWanna Bet?
Elizabeth M. George
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Kids Dont GambleWannabet? Overview
  • Gambling A Historical Perspective
  • Real Stories About Real People
  • Why Do Kids Gamble?
  • Danger Signs
  • Advancing the Issue Research, Articles, Reports
    and Think Tanks
  • Advancing the Issue Practical Points of
    Prevention
  • Advancing the Issue The Media
  • Advancing the Issue Collaboration

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Andys Story
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Why Do Kids Gamble?
Excerpted from Wanna Bet? Everything you Ever
Wanted to Know About Teen
Gambling but Never Thought to Ask
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Make Sure the Deck is Stacked in Their Favor
www.nati.org
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Danger Signs of a Youth Gambling Problem
  • Money missing from parents or siblings
  • Selling of prized possessions and not being able
    to account for the money
  • Repeatedly reporting lost or stolen items a
    parent would give the youngster money to replace
  • Indications of shoplifting unexplained new
    garments or merchandise tags
  • Marked decrease in activities that were once held
    in highest regard
  • Changes in school grades and behavior not
    explained by other reasons
  • Being evasive about where they have been.

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Advancing the Issue Research, Articles,
Reports and Think Tanks
  • Alberta Gaming Research Center
  • University of Lethbridge
  • Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
  • Centre for Addiction Mental Health
  • Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
  • Alberta Alcohol Drug Abuse Commission
  • Wynne Resource
  • Harvard Medical
  • The Ken Randy Team

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Advancing the IssuePractical Points of
Prevention
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Advancing the Issue The Media
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DAVID LETTERMANSTop Ten Signs Your Kid is
Addicted to Gambling
  • Keeps asking if he can double down on cookies.
  • 9. Has converted hamsters treadmill into a
    crude roulette wheel.
  • 8. For a six year old, he seems to know way
    too much about jai-alai.
  • 7. His school lunches are comped.
  • 6. Knows the Vegas odds on where Waldo might
    be.
  • 5. Theres a bookie sleeping in his tree
    house.
  • 4. Changed his middle name to The Greek.
  • 3. Hes 9, and hes dating a showgirl.
  • 2. Says things like Daddy needs a new
    skateboard.
  • 1. He likes to ride Amtrak.

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Advancing the Issue Collaboration
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Summary
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