43 min

19: Addicted‪!‬ Tech Shock - from Parent Zone

    • Arts

Why are we facing a gambling - and now gaming - addiction crisis? Vicki and Geraldine talk to Professor Henrietta Bowden-Jones, founder of the first NHS gambling disorders clinic and also the first NHS gaming disorders clinic.


Talking points:


Are there links between gambling and gaming?
How come we don’t know how big a problem we’ve got?
Gaming: a gateway to problem gambling?
What does gaming disorder look like?
A personal problem, affecting a minority of ‘vulnerable’ people? Or a public health issue?

Why are we facing a gambling - and now gaming - addiction crisis? Vicki and Geraldine talk to Professor Henrietta Bowden-Jones, founder of the first NHS gambling disorders clinic and also the first NHS gaming disorders clinic.


Talking points:


Are there links between gambling and gaming?
How come we don’t know how big a problem we’ve got?
Gaming: a gateway to problem gambling?
What does gaming disorder look like?
A personal problem, affecting a minority of ‘vulnerable’ people? Or a public health issue?

43 min

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