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published in: 2005
summary: Reports on the effectiveness of a brief treatment for problem gambling that involves the use of a workbook combined with a single motivational intervention conducted by telephone in reducing problem gambling. Participation of a psychologist in telephone motivation; Reliance of the study on self-report data; Conclusion of the researchers that brief interventions with problem gamblers can have enduring and meaningful impact.
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type: online article
publisher: The Brown University Digest of Addiction Theory & Application
original language: English
article pagination: start page: 5 - end page: 6
- ISSN: 10406328
keywords: amusement , gamblers , gambling , motivation , telephone in psychotherapy
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