The After Gambling Podcast is a show dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding of problem gambling. As a former compulsive gambler, I experienced the shame and isolation of my addiction on a daily basis. I didn't feel like anyone could understand my problem and that it was up to me to use my willpower to quit gambling. Now, I want to reach out and help others overcome their gambling addiction.
AG 082: Are We Complicating the Story of Mental Health Disorders?
For the past several years, I've become concerned that the way we discuss mental health and mental health disorders might be preventing successful outcomes. In this episode, I share why I believe this and what I think we can do to correct the issue.
AG 081: Taking on Challenging Tasks and Making Them Fun & Easy
Recovery can no doubt be challenging. However, the mindset we bring into a difficult task can influence our outcomes. In this episode, I share my thoughts on making recovery a bit more fun and enjoyable.
AG 080: A Different Take on How to Approach Gambling Ads
In this episode, I share insight into how/why advertising works to influence us and how a simple change of mindset renders them useless.
AG 079: Breaking Free From the Loneliness
One of the worst parts of addiction is the loneliness it creates. In this episode, I discuss that loneliness as well as how reconnecting can be so helpful in recovery.
AG 078: A Discussion About Pace in Recovery
In this episode, I discuss how seeing others recover along with the growing number of tools available has shifted my view on pacing ourselves in recovery.
AG 077: My Goal for You
In this episode, I discuss my ultimate goal for you. I also share a few foundational concepts that I'll be mentioning quite a bit in future episodes.
The first episode alone has helped open my eyes, can’t wait to continue listening and learning more about the problems around this subject. Thank you for making a platform that can help people with sharing their experience to help others.
Thank you—-for adding another tool for my tool box! Best Regards—-a grateful recovering compulsive gambler.
Perspective on gambling addiction
Just started watching this podcast and it already changed my outlook on my poker addiction. Looking forward to keep watching.