Do You or Someone You Know ... Quiz

GamesFor most people, gambling is a form of recreation, pleasurable - though not often profitable. For some, however, the pleasure of gambling has spiraled out of control. It has become a serious problem that is similar to an addiction to alcohol or other drugs. Take a moment to answer a few questions. Consider the question as well as the answer. Most people who gamble do so without serious consequences.  However, if you think there may be a problem, treatment is free, confidential, and it works!   

 

Do you or someone you know:

  1. Gamble because of stress or crisis?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  2. Day dream about gambling?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  3. Feel remorse after gambling?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  4. Gamble more than intended?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  5. Gamble to solve money problems?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  6. Continue to gamble despite problems?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  7. Feel the need to "win back" the money you lost?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  8. Break promises to stop or cut back on gambling?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  9. Borrow money to gamble?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  10. Lose time from school or work due to gambling?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  11. Feel the need to increase the frequency or amounts of bets?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  12. Socialize less with family or friends because of gambling?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  13. Gamble until the very last dollar is spent?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  14. Commit illegal acts such as theft or fraud to finance gambling?  
       
       
      Why ask?
  15. Use money that has been set aside for normal living expenses in order to gamble?  
       
       
      Why ask?