I Gambled Away My Life Savings: Problem Gambling & Older Adults
How does the gambling industry target communities of color?
Do our senior centers unintentionally promote problem gambling?
What are alternative social activities for at-risk older adults?
Which methods work best in treating seniors with gambling addictions?
Catherine Royer, LCSW, Director, GET SMART Program, Veterans Administration Medical Center
Suzanne Koch Eckenrode, MFT, NCGCII, CCgcII
Ryan Tong, Problem Gambling Trainer, Asian American Drug Abuse Program
Jose Ascencio, Jugadores Anonimos (Spanish-language Gamblers Anonymous)
Program from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
A healthy breakfast will be provided.
Place: Japanese American Cultural & Community Center
244 South San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, 90012
Parking available at nearby garages on 2nd Street or on Central Ave.
No cost to register. Please respond by Friday, August 28, 2009.
If you need a disability-related accommodation or alternative format for this event, please let us know.