Gambling addictions impact about one percent of the population. There are key risk factors that can lead to gambling addiction, including a family history of gambling disorder.

On this episode of Calm, Cool and Connected- Dr. Liz is joined by our friends at Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare to take a deeper dive into the world of problem gambling.

Key Takeaways from Dr. Fedrick’s chat with Kristen and CIBH:

Learn more about what qualifies as a gambling disorder
Hear about why gambling disorders are a public health issue, and not just a personal issue
Find out when it is time to get help with a gambling problem
Discover how to identify and support a loved one with a gambling problem
Learn some resources that can help if you or a loved one needs help with problem gambling

All of this and more, on this episode of Calm, Cool and Connected.

Connect with our friends at CIBH on their website:

If you or a loved one need help with a gambling problem: 1-800-522-4700 (national hotline)
1-888-532-3500 (Virginia hotline)

For more information on Dr. Elizabeth Fedrick, visit her website:
Connect with Dr. Fedrick on Instagram: @drelizabethfedrick

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