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Sites for Professionals

These links are provided for your convenience and information.  KCAGoG does not endorse, nor are we responsible for, the content of external sites.  Please use at your own discretion.

www.health.auckland.ac.nz: Part of the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences. Conducts research to reduce harm from gambling and to promote gambling related wellbeing in communities.

www.easg.org: Acts as a forum for knowledge dissemination regarding gambling in Europe.

www.gaphai.org: Consists of members from around the world who work collaboratively to eliminate gambling harm.

http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/GamblingIssuesInternational/: This is a mailing list forum restricted to professionals who work with gambling issues or problems

www.gambling-law-us.com: website provides information on gambling laws at both the State and Federal levels governing the legality of various types of gambling and gaming.

gamingresearch.blogspot.com: provides up to date problem gambling research and resources.

www.mcgill.ca/edu-ecp/research/gambling/: Conducts and disseminates research on youth gambling problems and concurrent disorders. The Centre also offers training, treatment, prevention, information dissemination, and engages in policy development. Online database available

www.tandf.co.uk: peer reviewed interdisciplinary journal. Offers a trans-national and comparative approach to problem gambling. Features a forum section.

www.springerlink.com : free on line journal, published twice a year, providing a forum for researchers, clinicians, policy specialists, educators and community workers on topics including mental health and addictions, policy, literature and treatment.

www.ncpgambling.org: a National advocate for problem gambling programs and services. Advocate for public awareness. Activities include: operating a helpline network, gambling counsellor certification, host conferences, resource distribution, organize problem gambling awareness week and provide education. Website provides information and links to many state affiliate websites.

www.ncrg.org: a national organization devoted to funding independent, peer-reviewed scientific research on pathological and youth gambling. Website provides useful links.

www.isdc.ch/en: this website contains legal and economic reports on gambling across the European Union.

www.rigt.org: Raise awareness about problem gambling, commission treatment, prevention and education, and research into problem gambling, for the United Kingdom.

www.basisonline.org: a free on line research bulletin published by the Division of Addictions at Harvard Medical School.