Playing the pokies – a bit of fun or causing you problems?

pWhile many people start playing the pokies for a bit of fun, some people start to see an increase in their spending as time goes on. The question is, when does it go from a bit of fun to being a problem? There are a number of things people can look at to understand if … Continue reading Playing the pokies – a bit of fun or causing you problems?

Gambling and Depression

We know that when people gamble at harmful levels, this is associated with a higher risk of suffering from depression, anxiety and/or difficulties with alcohol and/or drugs. In Australia, the most common problem associated with gambling is typically found to be depression. In fact, up to 60% of people who are struggling with gambling issues … Continue reading Gambling and Depression