Professional Development

36th Annual Statewide Conference Save The Date

Friday, September 21, 2018
Princeton

36th Annual Statewide Conference Save The Date

The Council on Compulsive Gambling of NJ, Inc.'s 36th Annual Statewide Conference is being held on Friday, September 21, 2018 

NJHA Conference and Event Center in Princeton, New Jersey

"Prevention, Intervention, Treatment: A Collaborative Approach to Addressing Disordered Gambling"

Keynote Speaker:  Dr. Timothy W. Fong, M.D.

"Cannabis and Gambling Disorder: What's Lying in the Weeds?"

Plenary Speaker: Dr. Lori Rugle, Ph.D.

“Mindful Self Compassion in Treating Gambling Disorder”

Our workshops are as follows:

“Sports Gambling: A Forensic Study of Sports Gamblers Entering Treatment”  

Jerry Bauerkemper, BS, CDGC

“Problem Gambling & Criminal Activity: My Perspective as a Treatment Professional, Evaluator and Expert Witness”

Stephen Block, CPGC, ICGCII

“Children at Risk: Gambling and the Family”

Yvette R. Murry, MSW, LCSW

“Unresolved Grief & the Impact on Disordered Gambling"

Linda J. Sykes, MS, CGRS, LAC

Mark your calendars! Make it a point to join us this year. We are looking forward to this very innovative and exciting conference. It marks our 35th Anniversary!

If you have any questions please reach out to Alice Ostapiuk ([email protected]) and she will be happy to assist you. 

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE AT A NEW VENUE! WE ARE ALWAYS LOOKING FOR WAYS TO PROVIDE THE BEST TO OUR PARTICIPANTS. MORE ROOM, YET MORE INTIMATE! KEEP IN MIND THAT NJHA CONFERENCE AND EVENT CENTER IS OFF OF ROUTE 1 NORTH, WHICH MEANS TRAFFIC!! LEAVE EARLY!

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Last Updated: 05/16/18