Problem Gambling – a RISK issue

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Problem Gambling – a RISK issue EPIC is now established as the leading problem gambling consultancy in the UK and Ireland. We advise organisations on how to protect their brand and financials against the risks associated with problematic gambling behaviour whilst importantly ensuring that the human risk is also mitigated, including a fit for purpose pathway of support. The most…

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Our Associate and leading expert on women’s gambling Liz Karter

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Our Associate and leading expert on women’s gambling Liz Karter Liz Karter is a leading UK specialist in gambling addiction, author and speaker. Practicing since 2001 Liz has helped hundreds of men and women successfully move beyond gambling addiction to live rewarding lives. Having worked with all leading UK problem gambling treatment agencies, in January 2010 Liz established Level Ground Therapy,…

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EPIC launch problem gambling accreditation

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EPIC launch problem gambling accreditation EPIC – the leading problem gambling consultancy in the UK and Ireland, launched its problem gambling accreditation scheme in September 2014 and we are well on track to award the first of these by the end of December 2014. The EPIC accreditation is awarded to organisations who are fulfilling their duty or care to shareholders,…

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Should gambling advertising be banned until after the 9pm watershed?

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Banning gambling advertising until after the 9pm watershed.  Senior Liberal Democrat Danny Alexander has warned in a letter to Culture Secretary Sajid Javid that a review of gambling advertising being conducted for ministers “has still not reported” and adds that “the time to act is now”. “It has now become almost impossible to watch any kind of sports event without being…

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EPIC presents problem gambling prevention and education to PPFplayers

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EPIC presents problem gambling prevention and education to PPFplayers Eleanor Oldroyd presents a special program looking at the issue of gambling addiction amongst professional sports people. Featuring stories from those who have battled addiction and look at what is being done to tackle the problems associated with gambling addiction. Joining Elly are former Arsenal, Celtic and West Ham striker John Hartson;…

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Problem Gambling in the Financial Services Sector

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Telegraph By Olivia Goldhill (5:20PM GMT 28 Nov 2014) With a new Priory clinic opening in the Square Mile, can big hitters still cope with their fast-paced lifestyles? Successful professionals may have exorbitant salaries, four-storey houses in Notting Hill and holiday homes in Monaco, but behind frosted executive windows, many are struggling to cope with life in the City. The Priory rehabilitation…

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Problem Gambling in Sport – GPA Launches ‘We Wear More’

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Gambling effects people in all walks of life #players GPA launches ‘We Wear More’ Emotional Health and Wellbeing Campaign. The Gaelic Players Association is dedicated to country players throughout their lives and guided by the principles of excellence, commitment, compassion and transparency. Established in 1999 the GPA exists to support gaelic players who are amateur athletes but train and work…

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Young Gamblers Education Trust

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EPIC Problem Gambling Consultancy are thrilled to be working with not-for-profit partner, the Young Gamblers Education Trust. The shared personal stories of the respective founders and their shared commitment to advocate responsible gambling among young people is what makes this partnership particularly strong. Young Gamblers Education Trust has a simple, yet powerful mission ‘to inform, educate and safeguard young people…

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