The Psychology of Pathological Gambling with Prof. A Blaszczynski

On Tuesday (4th June), 6-7pm in Education Lecture Theatre 351, PSYCHE are hosting a talk by Professor Alex Blaszcznski, a world leader in study of pathological gambling.┬áProfessor Alex Blaszczynski will explain pathological gambling, different types of gamblers, the insidiousness of internet gambling, and treatment. He will comment on pokie reform, and the banning of TV sportsbetting advertising during sports matches in South Australia, providing his advice for the way forward on gambling.┬áThe presentation will include question time, and we encourage questions. Take advantage of this opportunity to converse with one of the world’s experts on problem gambling and gambling problems.

Before the event, PSYCHE will also be screening “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” from 4pm at the Holme Student Lounge.20070423_gambling