For some people, gambling is an exciting form of entertainment; for others, it can lead to something more serious. This session is based on best practices from industry leaders and experts and reviews tools that casino staff, gambling retailers, and gamers can use as part of an ongoing commitment to preventing problem gambling. Specifically, this session will provide information to encourage responsible gambling among players, as well as tips and tools to help assist players who may be experiencing problems.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to do the following:
- Explain the roles and responsibilities in the gaming industry.
- Recognize signs that might indicate problem gambling.
- Support employees working in the gaming industry.
- Access helpful resources to help with gambling addiction.