Gambling Addiction

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The Horseshoe Casino is open for business in downtown Cleveland but at what costs? Many hope the casino will turn our economy around. What about those whose lives have the potential of being turned upside down by a gambling addiction? We explore how to protect against developing a gambling addiction when a casino is right in your backyard. National and local problem gambling experts will join the show to talk about awareness, prevention and treatment.

Guests on this show:

    Louis Weigele, Certified Gambling Counselor

    Steve Wertheim, United Way 211 Phone Bank

    Jennifer Clegg, Recovery Resources

    Dr. Timothy Fong, UCLA Gambling Program