Does my child have a gambling addiction?
Gambling addiction is the most common form of addiction today and affects millions of people around the world. Most addicted gamblers are between the ages of 18-30 and start out by buying scratch cards, playing slot machines or playing poker on the internet. If your child seems to be spending all their time at the casino instead of studying or practicing sports, you should get help for them as soon as possible.
Characteristics and symptoms of a gambling addiction
Pornography addiction can manifest itself in many ways. One of the most common symptoms is secrecy, which means that a person hides their habits from the people around them. So if you notice that your loved one spends more time in their room and shows little interest in spending time with the family, watch out.
Get to know the symptoms first:
- Panic attacks
- Mood disorders
- Sleeping disorder
- Stomach pains
Gambling addiction, it's all about the high
Gambling addiction is often accompanied by substance addiction. This requires a lot of money. The gambling addiction solves one financial problem by creating another, until the consequences can no longer be hidden from the rest of the world.'
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A gambling addiction is a serious and common addiction, which can affect anyone at any age. If you would like to register a teenager or young adult (aged 18-25) for a treatment at The Grange Youth Clinic, please complete our intake form and we will contact you to schedule a personal intake interview. Our therapists have experience working with individuals from all walks of life and will help you overcome your problems and find hope for the future.
If you would like to register (or register a young adult 18-25 years old) for a treatment at The Grange Youth Clinic, please complete our intake form and we will contact you to schedule a personal intake interview.
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Why it works
At The Grange Youth Clinic, you’ll be guided through a tough experience with empathetic support. You will have access to a comprehensive range of services, including a minimum of 6 weeks of intensive residential treatment, family coaching & counseling for parents/carers and aftercare tailored to your individual needs.
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Our treatment has a very “Intensive goal directed specialised approach” which is uniquely tailored to each client, by a highly qualified and experience multi discipline team. We focus on primarily addictive problems combined with addressing social, emotional behavioural.