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The Winning Hand-Mastering Techniques for Professionals in Problem Gambling and Addiction Support
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Title:The Winning Hand: Mastering Techniques for Professionals in Problem Gambling and Addiction Support

27 September 2024, Friday 
(Registration closing date: 23 August 2024)

28 March 2025, Friday 
(Registration closing date:​ 28 February 2025)​

Time:​9am to 5pm

NAMS Clinic, Meeting Room 1-3
(We are located at the Institute of Mental Health, 10 Buangkok View, Basement 1, Singapore 539747)

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Course Fee:
(Including 9% GST)

Healthcare Institution and NAMS Partner: $207.10 per participant
Others/ Private Institution​ $250.70 per participant

Two tea breaks per day will be provided.
Lunch will 
not be provided and participants can make their way to the canteen or nearby food courts/coffee shops

Ms Bhavinagayatri Thinnagaran​​, Senior Counsellor & 
Ms Habibah Bte Abdul Karim, Senior Counsellor

This training is designed to equip professionals with the essential knowledge and skills required to effectively address problem gambling and addiction. With a focus on fostering a supportive and effective professional community, this training aims to empower participants to become masterful in their approach to supporting individuals struggling with gambling addiction.

Learning Objectives:
  • ​Develop a comprehensive understanding of problem gambling and addiction, including its causes, consequences, and treatment options.
  • Enhance communication skills and empathy when interacting with individuals struggling with gambling addiction.
  • Acquire practical intervention techniques and strategies to effectively support individuals in overcoming problem gambling.
  • Foster a supportive and collaborative professional community to share knowledge, experiences, and best practices in problem gambling and addiction support.
By combining interactive lectures, role-playing exercises, group discussions and case studies, this training program provides a comprehensive and practical approach to problem gambling and addiction support.

​Suitable For:
Professionals working in fields such as counselling, psychology, social work, addiction treatment, mental health services, community support organisations​ and other individuals involved in supporting individuals with gambling addiction.​

Applicants to register your interest to

NAMS Training Registration Form - For Company.xlsx

NAMS Training Registration Form - For Individual.xlsx

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