The BASIS 2017 Special Series

The BASIS is your portal to the most up-to-date, scientific information about addiction. We provide weekly science reviews as well as op-eds, self-help tools, and other addiction resources. 2017 promises to be an exciting year for The BASIS. We will continue our  new First-Person: Personal Narratives of Addiction series, giving voice to experiences of addiction…

Gambling and gaming are converging: “Won’t someone think of the children!”?

In an op-ed, Dr. Sally Gainsbury, Deputy Director of the Gambling Treatment Clinic & Research Group and Senior Lecturer of the School of Psychology at The University of Sydney, discusses how the convergence of digital gaming and gambling is affecting young people. Read Gambling and gaming are converging: “Won’t someone think of the children!”?