MAPG Resources *
Recent Member Publications (MAPG MEMBER DENOTED WITH *)
Burke, M.* (2014). Don’t gamble with your recovery. Rockers in Recovery.
Burke, M.* (2009). Never enough: On lawyer’s true story of how he gambled his career away. American Bar Association.
Ledgerwood, D.M.*, & Milosevic, A. (in press). Clinical and personality characteristics associated with post-traumatic stress disorder in problem and pathological gamblers recruited from the community. Journal of Gambling Studies.
Ledgerwood, D.M.*, Loree, A., & Lundahl, L.H. (2013). Predictors of treatment outcome in disordered gamblers. In D. Richards, A. Blaszczynski & L. Nower (Eds.). Wiley-Blackwell handbook of disordered gambling. Wiley, New York.
Ledgerwood, D.M.*, Arfken, C.L., Wiedemann, A.A., Bates, K.E., Holmes, D., & Jones, L. (2013). Who goes to treatment? Predictors of treatment initiation among gambling help-line callers. American Journal on Addictions, 22, 33-38.
Knezevic, B., & Ledgerwood, D.M.* (2012). Do pathological gamblers recruited from treatment differ from those recruited from the community? American Journal on Addictions, 21, 508-515.
Ledgerwood, D.M.*, Kaploun, K., Milosevic, A., Orr, E., Frisch, G.R., Rupcich, N., & Lundahl, L.H. (2012). Executive function deficits in pathological gamblers compared with healthy non-problem gambling controls. Journal of Gambling Studies, 28, 89-103.
Ledgerwood, D.M.*, Wiedemann, A., Moore, J., & Arfken, C. (2012). Characteristics of male and female problem gamblers calling the State of Michigan Gambling Helpline. Addiction Research & Theory, 20, 162-171.
McCullough, L.J.* (March, 2013). Beware: Problem Gambling Takes a Big Toll.
Otteman, T.* (2009).NCAA March Madness can cause lifetime gambling problems. U.S. News and World Report.
Helpful Outside Links
Outside Video and Audio Resources
When Sports Betting Goes Too Far. WDIV Detroit Channel 4 – Dr. Otteman speaks about sports betting
California Gambling Education and Treatment Services (CalGets) videos on YouTube.com
Problem Gambling Publications
Links to Gambling Screening Tools
Recent Member Presentations and Trainings
Herriff,J., & Witri, P. (May 2011, March 2012). Gun Lake Casino Supervisors Training, Wayland, MI.
Herriff, J., & Page-Wood, M. (May 2013, May 2014). Gun Lake Casino Supervisors Training, Wayland, MI.
Herriff, J., & Witri, P. (January 2010). FireKeepers Supervisors Training, Battle Creek, MI.
Herriff, J. (January 2011). Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Behavior Health, Hunter Genia Mental Health Clinical Director Staff,Mount Pleasant, MI.
Herriff, J. (January 2011). Central Michigan University Counseling Center Staff, Understanding Problem Gambling and Treatment for University Students, Mount Pleasant MI.
Herriff, J. ( March 2011, August 2011, February 2012, March 2013, October 2013, March 2014). Dr. Mark Minelli’s Community Health and Behavioral Health Classes at Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant MI.
Ledgerwood, D.M. (July 2014). What about level of care? How do we decide where to send problem gamblers for treatment. Paper for the National Council on Problem Gambling annual conference, Orlando, FL.
Ledgerwood, D.M., & Arfken, C.L. (June 2014). ASAM treatment Placement criteria for gambling disorder. Poster presentation for the 76th Annual Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Juan, PR.
Ledgerwood, D.M. (March 2014). Betting on the brain: Neurobiology of gambling disorder. Invited workshop for the Sixth Michigan Symposium on Problem Gambling, Dearborn, MI.
Loree, J. (November, 2013). Problem Gambling Basics. Holt Kiwanis Club, Holt, MI.
Loree, J. & Brown, R. (October, 2013). Pathological Gambling, the Hidden Addiction. Michigan State University, Casino Management Class East Lansing, MI.
Loree, J. (October, 2013). Pathological Gambling, Treating the Hidden Addiction. Lawyers and Judges Assistance Program, State Bar of MI, East Lansing, MI.
Ledgerwood, D.M. (September 2013). Gambling disorder: Clinical characteristics and treatment considerations. Invited presentation for the Michigan Psychiatric Society Scientific Meeting, Grand Rapids, MI.
Ledgerwood, D.M., Knezevic, B., White, R., Khatib, D., Petry, N.M., & Diwadkar, V.A. (June 2013). Monetary delay discounting in a behavioral addiction sample: An fMRI pilot study. Poster accepted for presentation at the 75th Annual Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Diego, CA.
Loree, J. (Summer, 2013). Problem Gambling Treatment Basics. Okemos Kiwanis Club, Okemos, MI.
Loree, J. (SUMMER, 2013). Problem Gambling Treatment Basics. East Lansing Kiwanis Club, East Lansing, MI.
Ostojic, D., Khayyat-Abuaita, U., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (July 2013). Treatment barriers among pathological gamblers. Poster accepted for presentation at the National Counsel for Problem Gambling Conference, Seattle, WA.
Ledgerwood, D.M., Knezevic, B., White, R., Khatib, D., Petry, N.M., & Diwadkar, V.A. (May 2013). Fronto-limbic responses in pathological gambling: A marker of emotional stress associated with monetary choice behavior. Poster accepted for presentation at the Society of Biological Psychiatry conference, San Francisco, CA.
Khayyat-Abuaita, U., Ostojic, D., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (April 2013). Treatment barriers identified among gambling help-line callers. Poster presented at the Alberta Gambling Research Institute Annual Conference, Banff, Alberta.
Ledgerwood, D.M. (April 2013). Enhancing the effectiveness and reach of evidence based treatments for gambling disorders. Invited presentation for the Alberta Gambling Research Institute Conference, Banff, AB.
Ledgerwood, D.M., Dowling, N., & Stewart, S. (April, 2013). Lessons learned in conducting trials including recruitment, follow-up, protocol integrity and choice of control groups. Invited Panel Presentation for the Alberta Gambling Research Institute Conference, Banff, AB.
Loree, J. (OCTOBER 2012). Pathological Gambling, the Hidden Addiction. Michigan State University, Casino Management Class, East Lansing, MI.
Loree, J. (April, 2012). Problem Gambling Treatment Basics. Swanson Center for Indiana University, Michigan City, IN.
Loree, J. (March, 2012). Warning Signs of Teen Problem Gambling. Hope Borbas Okemos Library, Okemos, MI.
Note: Inclusion of resources on this page is for information purposes only and does not constitute an endorsement by the Michigan Association on Problem Gambling.