Understanding Suicide & Problem Gambling

Understanding Suicide & Problem Gambling

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This bite-sized module aims to provide employees with an in depth understanding on the connection between problem gambling and suicide, what suicide ideation means and the myths and misconceptions that continue to surround the subject of suicide.

Developed alongside clinical psychologists at 87%, learn more about our suite of Player Protection Trainings here.

Ideal for:  Customer facing employees working in an online environment, such as customer support and responsible gaming roles.

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Our suite of player protection micromodules are targeted at customer facing employees and are designed to give them the tools they need to support and promote safer gaming and positive mental health in the industry.

For any customer facing employee, working in the gaming industry, it is crucial for them to avoid labelling and stigmatisation of problem gambling and suicide, in order to carry out their role effectively, and more importantly, with empathy.

This standalone module, which forms part of our Suicide Awareness suite of courses, focuses on doing exactly that by shedding light on the complexity of suicide and its link with problem gambling harms and mental health problems, as well as exploring the types of suicide ideation and common misconceptions around suicide.

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Gain an in-depth understanding on the connection between problem gambling and suicide

Overview of learning objectives:

  • Identify the link between mental health, problem gambling, and suicide
  • Learn what suicide ideation means and become aware of its three kinds: fleeting, passive and active
  • Recognise common aggravating suicide factors associated with problem gambling, mental health problems and loneliness
  • Understand common myths and misconceptions around suicide to avoid labelling and stigmatisation

This course is available via iGaming Academy’s, or Company Branded, Learning Management System:

  • In an interactive format accessible worldwide
  • With access for up to 1 year
  • Downloadable certification upon completion*

Access will be provided within 1 working day, to the email address specified at purchase. You will receive your login details from training@igacademy.com, if you don’t get this information within 1 hour of receiving confirmation, then please check your spam folder.

*only available on Company Branded Learning Management Systems

After passing the assessment, you will be able to download your certificate as a PDF*. The certificate will state the following:

  • your name
  • the course title
  • the date of completion

*The certificate is only available for Company Branded Learning Management Systems

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