Are you struggling with a gambling addiction?
If you are struggling with an addiction to gambling or behaviours that don’t serve your best interests then seeing a CBT Therapist can help you with your addiction.
What is addiction?
Addiction is defined as not having control over doing, taking or using something to the point where it could be harmful to you.
Problem gambling is harmful to psychological and physical health. Gambling addiction frequently results in other addictions that serve as coping mechanisms for people who are stressed out by the activity.
When to seek treatment
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What you need to know
Treatment and support groups are available for people who want to stop gambling.
Gambling is a problem if you have lost control and are unable to manage impulsive urges to gamble even when the odds are against you. Increasing the amount of money used to gamble in order to pay for lost bets or to experience the thrill.