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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What The Gambling Clinic is all about

The Gambling Clinic: A Center for Self-Change works hard to:

  1. Help people gain control over their gambling problems
  2. Helps individuals find and use their own strengths and resources to resolve their gambling difficulties
  3. Addresses other concerns that may influence gambling

The Clinic is one of three centers supported by the Tennessee Department of Health, offering professional, brief and affordable services.

All therapists at The Gambling Clinic have received extensive training in helping people gain control back over their gambling.

The Gambling Clinic treatment program consists of five (5) phases where one phase is typically covered per week (e.g., 5-6 weeks). This program, however, can be tailored (either more weeks or less weeks) to meet an individuals needs.

Reasons Why People Gamble

How do you know gambling is a problem?

What to Expect During Treatment

Resources

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Last Updated: 1/23/12