Addiction and dependency resources. Addiction is often linked to mental health problems. If you have an addiction problem it may have started as a way to cope with feelings that you felt unable to deal with in any other way. For more information about addiction and sources of support see the links below.
Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to do the same. This site offers various aids for the compulsive gambler including a forum, a chat room, literature and most importantly a meeting finder.
Stop compulsive gambling. Learn to control your thinking The way we help you to stop compulsive gambling is to teach you literally HOW to control your thinking so that you stop the gambling habit, stop finding yourself walking into that betting shop or logging on to that on-line casino, picking up that telephone to the bookmaker etc.Professional help for gambling addiction If you have a gambling addiction yourself and feel comfortable speaking to your GP, they’ll refer you to a specialist who can help. You could also contact a gambling charity or group if you prefer, such as GamCare or Gamblers Anonymous, for support and understanding of your situation.Simon Stevens, head of NHS England, said industry may face a compulsory levy to pay for addiction treatment for patients.
GambleAware, which already operates a national problem gambling clinic in London and is launching another in Leeds covering the North of England is in talks to open a dedicated Scottish service to.Read More
Action on Addiction is the only UK addictions charity that works across all the areas of treatment, research, family support and professional education. Our experts provide life-saving treatment for individuals and families affected by all kinds of addiction including alcohol, drugs (prescribed and nonprescribed), gambling, gaming, sex and love, and some food-related disorders.Read More
If you live in Glasgow and suffering under the weight of a crippling addiction, Middlegate can help. You may have heard that it is tough to beat an addiction but it is even tougher to continue living with one. Substance addiction is not something that will just go away; it is an illness that needs to be treated.Read More
Home News How to Help a Problem Gambler Compulsive gambling can cause considerable strain on all variety of relationships including between families, friends and colleagues. Problem gamblers often steal, lie and cheat in order to conceal and feed their gambling addiction.Read More
About Gamblers Anonymous Scotland GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from a gambling problem. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop gambling.Read More
For alcohol and drug addiction or misuse problems in the Glasgow and Clyde area, get help now.. Alcohol and Drug Recovery Services 24-hour helplines (Greater Glasgow and Clyde) Alcoholics Anonymous: 0800 9177 650. East Renfrewshire Community Addiction Services 0141 577 3368. East Renfrewshire Community Addiction Services.Read More
Addiction. Addiction is not having control over doing, taking or using something, to the point that it may be harmful to you. Common addictions are to alcohol or drugs, but it's possible to become addicted to anything - from gambling to chocolate.Read More
Counselling is a particularly successful treatment for gambling addiction. Particularly talking therapies such as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), which can help people to understand their addiction and learn new, sustainable ways of managing their urge to gamble.Read More
A new survey aimed at finding ways to help problem gamblers during the Covid-19 lockdown has been released by a group that has been working to understand gambling patterns in Glasgow. The Gambling Harms Group, which was established by The Alliance, is the one releasing the survey.Read More
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