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By William G. McCown,Linda L. Chamberlain

An anticipated 3-5% of all people who gamble becomes compulsive gamblers. This "invisible habit" will be financially and emotionally devastating to either the gambler and his/her relations. This well timed medical handbook explains why playing is at the upward thrust and the criteria which distinguish leisure and compulsive gamblers. psychological well-being execs will find out how to check and deal with compulsive gamblers utilizing quite a few interventions: habit treatment, inpatient remedy, family members treatment, and 12-step programs.

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