Screening and Treating Problem Gambling with Motivational Interviewing

Sponsored by Beaver County Behavioral Health Drug and Alcohol Program
and coordinated by Keystone Wellness Programs

Register online: here!

Tuesday, March 6, 2017

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

(Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. &  lunch will be included)


Geneva College

3200 College Avenue

Beaver Falls, PA 15010

Benedum Room


Jody Bechtold, LSCW, NCGC-II, BACC

James Matta, Sr., EdD, NCC, LPC

Training Objectives:

  • Learn the similarities and differences with SBIRT and GBIRT assessments in addictions
  • Compare the use of GBIRT and SOGS in clinical settings
  • Learn how to ask more about gambling activities of your current and future clients
  •  Describe the theory and main concepts of Motivational Interviewing (MI)
  • Demonstrate MI skills and strategies
  • Present issues surrounding the use of MI with clients with a gambling disorder

Continuing Education Credits available:

LSW, LCSW, LPC, LMFT ($10 fee if desired pay cash or check at the door)

6 PCB Approved Credits (free to all attendees)


Registration Required.

Call: 724-432-3474 

Email: [email protected]

Download training flyer here!