Used with permission from BrainConnections.ca; Brain Connections has been funded by the Gambling Research Exchange of Ontario (GREO).
This short video is a cartoon featuring a brain character going through the phases of a gambling problem. Throughout the video, you will learn how the brain gets hooked on gambling and how its functioning can be hijacked. You will also learn about how the brain can change and balance can be restored if the gambling stops.
CAN GAMBLING BE AN ADDICTION?
How GAMBLING CAN BECOME AN ADDICTION
IS GAMBLING ADDICTION GENETIC?
Dr. Lori Rugle, Responsible Gambling Specialist with the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries; Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland / CNBC Prime
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