The Lure of Online Gambling During a Pandemic

The Lure of Online Gambling During a Pandemic

Susan Sheridan Tucker, executive director of Northstar Problem Gambling is the guest on MPR in this podcast. Tucker touches on indicators of problem gambling, the effect that the pandemic and the legalization of gambling, particularly online, has had on people and the statistics of problem gamblers in Minnesota. LISTEN

Problem Gambling Awareness Month

Problem Gambling Awareness Month

In this Episode, Brian discusses problem gambling awareness month with Julie Hynes, Krystal Smith and Susan Sheridan Tucker. These guests provided a number of resources in the interview. LISTEN

Gambling Addiction with Mike Schiks

Gambling Addiction with Mike Schiks

Mike Schiks, former CEO of Project Turnabout talks on the topic of gambling addiction. Learn about the way a gambling addiction may present itself, the consequences that come from the disorder and the power of finding help from others that understand the disorder. Project Turnabout, in Granite Falls, MN, is one of the only residential treatment programs that is solely dedicated to treating gambling addiction. LISTEN

All In: The Addicted Gambler’s Podcast

All In: The Addicted Gambler’s Podcast

This podcast is co-hosted by Brian and Jeff, both compulsive gamblers who made their last bets in 2014 and 2015. Their podcast includes long-form interviews surrounding gambling addiction with- Problem Gamblers, Scholars, Writers, Judges, PHD’s, Clinicians, Advocates, and more. It started with one gambler’s story and has grown to over 150 episodes of gambling addiction discussions. Recovery stories are shared and those involved in the problem gambling community are interviewed. The Series also includes six episodes developed for Women, called Gambling Got the Girls and another new segment dedicated to discussing gambling issues in the military. LISTEN