(WEBINAR) Sports Gambling and Daily Fantasy Sports

CE Type:*Cert of Attendance Only

Certificate of Attendance Only

 

About This Course

One of the most rapidly expanding areas in the gambling world is sports gambling and daily fantasy sports. This presentation will look at the current states of both in Pennsylvania. From laws surrounding sports betting, to the regulation, or lack thereof, of daily fantasy sports; this presentation will look at how the state is being affected. We will also look at are current trends and what is on the horizon for sports wagering. We will end by discussing ways to prevent problem gambling and the treatment, prevention, and recovery resources available.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Define sports gambling, daily fantasy sports, and the difference between the two.
  • Identify ways that problem gambling can impact health.
  • List local and national treatment and recovery options for problem sports gambling and daily fantasy sports use.

 

Intended Audience: 

Behavioral health staff.

 

Instructional Level: 

Introductory

 

Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend the entire session, participate in all activities, and submit an evaluation within the 7 days of training to receive a certificate. All certificates of attendance will be received through the DBHIDS Learning Hub.

 

Credit Statements:

Certificate of Attendance

Course Instructors

March 7, 2024

Josh Mountz

She/her

Prevention Specialist

Compass Mark

MEd

Joshua is a Prevention Specialist with Compass Mark, where he has worked since 2014 after earning his master’s degree in education from Saint Francis University in Loretto, PA. As a Prevention Specialist Joshua has taught classroom lessons K-12 and college age, community education sessions, represents Compass Mark at local health fairs, and works with various community partners to champion the cause of prevention! Most recently Joshua has joined the Student Assistance Program training team at Compass Mark.