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Cognitive-Behavioural treatments

Based on the social learning model of problem gambling, CBT attempts to educate PGs about their irrational thoughts and erroneous perceptions

CBT is rarely used alone. There are many other therapeutic tools that can be used including motivational interviewing, development of social skills, problem-solving techniques and relapse prevention

CBT is the only approach that has received rigorous evaluation (although this has been fairly minimal) and has borrowed from other addiction treatment approaches.

US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, CBT is a “promising” evidence-based approach in treating PG

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