Conversations with my compulsive gambling brain
One of our members described the conversation his gambling compulsive brain has with itself like this: Compulsive: You are way behind on bills. You need to gamble and it will […]
Can BetBlocker help me stop gambling?
Betblocker is a free app you can install on your mobile, desktop, and tablet to block yourself from online gambling. It’s a popular tool that will limit your access to […]
Why is gambling addictive?
To understand why gambling is addictive, we must focus on what gambling does for us. If gambling didn’t do anything for us, it would be easy to stop gambling. Why would we continue? Gambling might create excitement, but it can cost a lot of money.
QuitGamble – Update report August 2022
How does it feel to develop a tool to help people break free of gambling addiction? It’s a question I’ve gotten many times. It feels incredible to challenge something so […]
Are you looking for information about gambling rehabs? In this article, we discuss what happens at rehab, alternatives to residential treatment centers, and 5 advantages of online gambling rehab.
1800 GAMBLER – New National Gambling addiction hotline
The National Council for Problem Gambling has signed a six-year leasing agreement with The Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ). The intention is to create a new national hotline number for problem […]
Gambling hotlines in Australia
What happens when you call a gambling hotline? In a YouTube video, Jane Oaks describes how the Gambler’s helpline in Australia works to support callers. In the following article, you […]
Affected others – interview with a daughter of a gambling addict
It’s easy to despair, feel lonely and helpless when someone close to you suffers a gambling addiction. But, you’re not alone; millions live close to someone with a gambling problem. […]
Can you become addicted to gambling in a day?
For most people, it takes time to develop a gambling problem. But some may feel a strong urge to gamble the very next day. Yes, you can become addicted to […]
How to help an addict that doesn’t understand his problem.
We want to create the ultimate guide for relatives of someone with gambling problems. An ultimate guide would: Updated 220525: We’ve put a lot of work into creating the best […]