Problem Gambling Workforce Development Survey

Thanks for your participation in the 2012 Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) Workforce Development Survey for Certified Compulsive Gambling Counselors (CCGC). OBH would like to obtain your input regarding workforce development/training needs for CCGCs within the state of Louisiana. Please respond to the following questions and submit by close of business  9/28/2012. For your convenience, this survey should take no longer than five minutes.

Feel free to contact Tom Dumas, LCSW, CCGC via email (tom.dumas@la.gov) or phone (225-342-7338) if you have any questions.

If OBH were able to fund registration cost for you to attend a 1-2 day state conference specific to Problem Gambling, would you be willing to pay for any related hotel and travel?

If OBH were unable to fund registration cost for you to attend a 1-2 day state conference specific to Problem Gambling, would you be willing to pay for any related registration, hotel and travel?

Please tell us what methods of training you have utilized to acquire your CCGC renewal hours in the past. (8 hrs. gambling specific plus 6 hrs. ethics over two years).

Please suggest some topics and speakers you would like to see for CCGC renewal training:

Please feel free to write any other suggestions regarding how OBH may improve or enhance workforce development for compulsive gambling counselors.