APTPG - Professionals Assembled to Address Clinical Issues and Treatment Solutions for Compulsive Gambling Problems
*** In Remembrance of Jeff Beck ***
1953 - 2018
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jeff Beck, former APTPG Vice-President, outstanding Clinician, and the cornerstone of the gambling recovery community. He will be lovingly remembered by all those who came in contact with him.
NEW - Read our Five (5) part series on the topic of: "Unresolved Gambling Treatment Issues". Part 1 addresses the Crisis Stage of a gambling disorder. Part 2 deals with the role money plays in the life of an addicted gambler. Part 3 discusses social and psychological losses that accompany abstinence, and Part 4 addresses grief associated with cessation of gambling. The final part discusses the "magical thinking" of the compulsive gambler.
Our next A.P.T.P.G. meeting is on May 12, 2018 at the New Jersey Law Center. Steve Block will be presenting on: "Paving the Way to Recovery: Symposium on Ways to Facilitate Help”.