APTPG - Professionals Assembled to Address Clinical Issues and Treatment Solutions for Compulsive Gambling Problems


January 20, 2018 APTPG meeting

Welcome to the new APTPG website!  Please check back often, as we will be adding more information and features such as downloadable materials, and links to resources on gambling addiction.







Our next A.P.T.P.G. meeting is March 14, 2020, 9AM-12 PM at the New Jersey Law Center.  

Topic: "Nevada's First Gambling Treatment Court: A One Year Retrospective"

Presentor: Judge Cheryl Moss, Department I, Eighth Judicial District Court



*** In Memoriam ***


Jeff Beck

1953 - 2018


Robert "Al"Gesregan

1938 - 2018


It is with sadness that we announce the passing of two of our long time members. They will be lovingly remembered by all those who came in contact with them.



NOW AVAILABLE - "GAMBLING IN THE MILITARY" - Be sure to read the article by Al Gesregan on a hidden issue that is now starting to receive attention.


 Please see our Resources and Information Page

Please 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.


Available on APTPG's  Resources and Information Page - Click Here!