The Gambling Clinic
The Gambling Clinic
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    Debunk the myths about slot machines
    According to an annual AGA survey, the slot machine consistently is named the public’s favorite casino game. However, despite their popularity, there are a lot of misconceptions about how slot machines work. The main point to remember is that each spin or play is a completely random event independent of any spins that came before it. A lot of the myths about the machines fall apart when you consider this fact. Learn more about how slot machines operate by downloading...
    “Taking the Mystery Out of the Machine: A Guide to Understanding Slot Machines.”
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    Boredom behind rise in gambling
    Bored miners are fuelling an unprecedented splurge on Mackay poker machines with the region's monthly pokies losses surging past $6 million...
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The Gambling Clinic

The Gambling Clinic
Control of the troll!

The Gambling Clinic is for people who are experiencing harm or distress due to gambling or the gambling of someone they care about.

We provide affordable outpatient services at our University of Memphis clinic. We have helped hundreds of individuals gain control of their gambling since 1997. Our work is based on comprehensive research performed by our clinic and by researcher teams from around the world.

Thank you for visiting our website, and we look forward to hearing from you. The Gambling Clinic is available to speak about problem gambling.

Do you think gambling is creating a problem for you? Try a free screening tool (link to screener)

If interested or have questions, please call 901-678-STOP Or send us an email gambling@memphis.edu

You can also follow us on Twitter @GamblingClinic or visit our Facebook page.

If you would like to have us come speak or attend a health fair, information can be found on the Community Outreach page

Interested in gambling research? Visit the Gambling Lab.

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Last Updated: 1/9/15