Gambling Disorder Screening Day 2019 Toolkit

Gambling Disorder Screening Day is Tuesday, March 12, 2019 and this year’s Screening Day Toolkit has even more free resources to make hosting Screening Day easier than ever. Any provider or organization can host. Registration is not required to use these free resources. To learn more about the Toolkit and how to navigate it, check out the brief instructional video below. If you are interested in becoming a registered host this year, email

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

Why Screen for Gambling?
Evidence-based information about the importance of screening for Gambling Disorder

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

The Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen
Our recommended brief screen for Gambling Disorder (a one-page, “printer friendly” screener)

BBGS e-Screener
An electronic version of our Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen (only users see their results)

GDSD 2019 Flyer Template
Printable Screening Day flyer to help hosts spread the word

Gambling Resources & Referrals
Additional problem gambling information and tools for self-help and referrals

Your First Step to Change, 2nd Edition
A self-help toolkit of resources to help start the journey toward recovery from problem gambling behavior .

The BASIS 2019 Special Series on Gambling Disorder
A full month of science reviews and op-eds related to Gambling Disorder and its relationship with other expressions of addiction

Host Data Reporting Form 
An optional form provided to report your Screening Day outcomes back to the Division on Addiction