Adolescent gambling: still a cause for concern?

Griffiths, M.D. ORCID: 0000-0001-8880-6524 and Linsey, A., 2006. Adolescent gambling: still a cause for concern? Education and Health, 24 (1), pp. 9-11. ISSN 0265-1602

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Problem adolescent gamblers were more likely than other children to have other addictive behaviours, more likely to report that their parents approved, to be male, have begun gambling at an early age, have had a big win early on, and to be from a lower social class. Very few adolescent problem gamblers turn up for treatment.

Item Type: Journal article
Publication Title: Education and Health
Creators: Griffiths, M.D. and Linsey, A.
Publisher: Schools Health Education Unit
Place of Publication: Exeter
Date: 2006
Volume: 24
Number: 1
ISSN: 0265-1602
Rights: © SHEU 2006
Divisions: Schools > School of Social Sciences
Record created by: EPrints Services
Date Added: 09 Oct 2015 09:39
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2017 13:07

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