What is problem gambling?
Also known as pathological gambling (or ludomania), gambling addiction is considered a diagnosable and treatable disorder. While problem gambling has its own set of criteria for diagnosis and treatment, many still don't seek help for this potentially life-destroying condition.
Are you at Risk?
For free, confidential help 24/7 call the Ohio Problem Gambling Helpline at 1-800-589-9966.
Please play responsibly!
Set limits on time and money.
Know risks before you bet.
Keep gambling a social activity.
Never borrow money to play.
Don't chase your losses.
Bet only what you can afford to lose.
Gamble with money set aside for entertainment.
Never gamble when depressed or under stress.
Avoid mixing gambling with alcohol or other substances.