A Self-help Manual for Giving up GamblingBook - 2001
Guide to overcoming a gambling problem. Covers understanding your problem, motivating yourself to stop gambling, dealing with difficulties that cause gambling, building self-esteem, and preventing relapses. Review chapter consolidates the book's messages. Includes chapter on how partners and families can help someone with a gambling problem and list of resources for finding help. Foreword by Tim Freedman, lead singer of Australian band The Whitlams. Author is a clinical psychologist who specialises in the assessment and treatment of problem gambling. He currently runs the Gambling Treatment Program at St Vincent's Hospital and lectures in the field of psychology at the University of Sydney.
Publisher: Sydney : Pan Macmillan, 2001.
Characteristics: xvii, 173 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
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