National Problem Gambling Clinic

Description

Problem gambling treatment in the UK is delivered by a number of providers. The National Problem Gambling Clinic, as an NHS provider, is commissioned to deliver care and support to problem gamblers who have difficulties that might be described as complex. These may include the following:

  • A lengthy period of problem gambling, with little or no abstinence
  • Previous unsuccessful structured psychological support for problem gambling
  • Mental health difficulties
  • Substance misuse or other compulsive behaviours
  • Concerns about risk of harm to self or others
  • Serious physical health difficulties
  • Homelessness or unstable housing or chronic social isolation
  • Frequent involvement with criminal justice system or history of serious offending
  • Developmental disorders, such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or difficulties with cognitive or intellectual functioning
  • Adverse experiences in childhood that may underlie the gambling problem.

Service Details

Locations:
East Sussex
Organisation:
NHS Foundation Trust
Service Type:
Help for addictions and substance misuse
Website:
Client Groups:
  • People with addictions or who misuse substances
Addictions / substance misuse:
  • Gambling

This page was last updated on 01 February 2019

Leave feedback

This page was last updated on 01 February 2019

Google Map with search results marked

/Services/GetMapMarkers/3376

Contact Details

Contact Name:
Referrals
Telephone:
020 7381 7722
Email:
gambling.cnwl@nhs.net