Synopses & Reviews
Gambling in recent years has become a major mainstream leisure activity. For most of us this enjoyable and exciting entertainment remains an occasional social activity, but for an increasing minority it becomes a destructive dependency. This book is essential reading for anyone involved with a problem gambler either as a client, partner, or family member. It will be of interest to therapists and practitioners who are in contact with problem gamblers and their families, regulators and those working in the gambling industry.
Gambling has become a major mainstream leisure activity. For most people it is an enjoyable, exciting entertainment, but for a minority it becomes a destructive dependency. This practical book is designed for those involved with a problem gambler, such as clients, partners or family members.