NEW: Information on adolescent problem gambling

Adolescents have higher rates of problem gambling than adults and face a different set of risks and impacts.

Adolescents with problem gambling commonly have mental health problems, including substance use. But they're less likely to receive the treatment they need compared to other age groups.

Given the many risk factors they face, providing adolescents with early screening, assessment, and treatment for problem gambling is crucial. 

Learn about evidence-informed key concepts, research, and practice tips for adolescent problem gambling in the new Adolescent Problem Gambling section of learn.problemgambling.ca.

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