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Financial Counseling in Gambling Disorder Treatment – Webinar

February 22, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) will present a webinar, “Financial Counseling in Gambling Disorder Treatment,” from 12 noon to 2pm on Wednesday, February 22, 2023.

The webinar covers a variety of financial skills that help practitioners improve client outcomes. 

Among the topics to be covered are: 

  •  Integrating client finances into therapy 
  •  Learning financial protection strategies for individuals and families 
  •  Reviewing budgets & restitution plans with clients 
  •  Assessing risks related to accessing money in new ways (to enable gambling) 

The featured speaker is Jody Bechtold, LCSW, ICGC-II, IGDC, PC, a gambling addiction expert working extensively across the globe with individuals, organizations, and associations. She is the CEO of The Better Institute, a group practice located in Pittsburgh, and the co-author of The Gambling Disorder Treatment Handbook: A Guide for Mental Health Professionals

To register for the webinar, visit


February 22, 2023
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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