Gambling Disorder Screening Day 2017 Toolkit

Gambling Disorder Screening Day is Tuesday, March 14, 2017 and this year’s Screening Day Toolkit has even more free resources for hosts, staff and clients to make hosting Screening Day easier than ever. Any provider or organization can host. If you are interested in becoming a host this year, email

Gambling Disorder Screening Day Toolkit

What is Gambling Disorder?
One-page article describing Gambling Disorder from a mental health perspective

Why Screen for Gambling?
Evidence-based information and recommendations for Screening Day hosts to share with colleagues and clients

GDSD 2017 Flyer Template
Printable and customizable Screening Day flyer to help hosts spread the word

Gambling Resources & Referrals
Additional problem gambling information and support provided by Cambridge Health Alliance, as well as in greater Massachusetts and nationally

Your First Step to Change – Gambling
A toolkit of resources to help start the journey toward recovery from problem gambling behavior

The BASIS Special Series of Gambling
A full month of science reviews and op-eds related to Gambling Disorder and its relationship with other expressions of addiction

About the BBGS (Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen)
Provides an overview of the BBGS, as well as information about scoring and psychometric properties

A one-page, “printer-friendly” screener

BBGS e-Screener
A brief screen designed to help people decide whether to seek formal evaluation of their gambling behavior (only users see their results)