Problem Gambling in Teens and Emerging Adults: Understanding Why They Get into Trouble

  • Michael D. Smith, Psy.D.

    Based on recent research, this workshop will present information about how teens and young adults run into trouble with problem gaming behaviors—especially online. Content focuses on the role of age, financial motivation, emotional coping strategies, and time investment in developing problem gaming behavior. The workshop concludes with a review of situations experienced by participants.