To mark the 25th anniversary of Gambling: Help and Referral!
Internet addiction: Are we crying wolf?
When: Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
Where: Lion d’Or, 1676 Ontario Street East, Montréal (Metro Papineau)
From: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, 125$ - 3 course meal
Mr. Jacob Amnon Suissa is trained in family therapy, a Doctor of Sociology and an Associate Professor at École de travail social de l’UQAM specialized in the study of the addiction phenomenon as a social problem, as well as, the intervention methodology among families. He is the author of hundreds of articles and scientific works. Conference: Screen invasion: What to think? What to do?
Mr. Miguel Therriault is a Social Work graduate from Université Laval, a Clinical Coordinator for the addiction services at Le Grand Chemin, an organization for adolescents who have developed a substance abuse, gambling or internet addiction. Conference: Intervening with adolescents who have an addiction to internet
Mrs. Annie-Claude Savard is an Assistant Professor at École de travail social et de criminologie de l’Université Laval, a researcher with the HERMÈS team whose work involves online games and new technology and with the research Chair study on gambling led by Sylvia Kairouz at Concordia University, and Institut Universitaire sur les Dépendances du CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal. Conference: The monetization of games in a digital era: Market, health and societal challenges.
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