The Hidden Addiction Podcast

by Mid-Hudson Problem Gambling Resource Center

Hello and welcome to the Hidden Addiction Podcast. This podcast is brought to you by the Mid-Hudson Problem Gambling Resource Center under the New York Council on Problem Gambling. Across New York state we have 7 resource centers dedicated to connecting individuals to care. We are here to increase awareness about problem gambling and advocate for support services for persons adversely affected by problem gambling. Problem Gambl... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E14 - Gambling Addiction: The Loved One's Recovery Story

    S02 E14 - Gambling Addiction: The Loved One's Recovery Story

    We have been discussing gambling addiction for two seasons, and have had many guests describe the addiction for what it is and how it has affected the gambler, but we have not spoken about the affected other. In this episode, we ...

    29:49
  • S02 E13 - The Great Escape

    S02 E13 - The Great Escape

    In this episode, of The Hidden Addiction Podcast, our host discusses how people use gambling as a way to escape the many challenges they may face in their lives daily. We discuss how to look for the signs and how to get help. -...

    17:06
  • S02 E12 - Black Women in Recovery- Our stories have power

    S02 E12 - Black Women in Recovery- Our stories have powerExplicit

    For Recovery Month, we wanted to highlight two amazing women, Dr. Sandra Adell and Karen Lee Reddick, both in recovery from gambling addiction, and are creating spaces for other black women to share their stories. We discuss on th...

    01:13:12
  • S02 E11 - What is your favorite episode and why?

    S02 E11 - What is your favorite episode and why?

    More than ever we need to keep pushing the message of spreading awareness about problem gambling. It is imperative that we continue to advocate for a variety of treatment options to meet the need of our community. On this episod...

    40:23
  • S02 E10 - Problem Gambling and Technology: How it has changed the game and how it has helped

    S02 E10 - Problem Gambling and Technology: How it has changed the game and how it has helped

    In this episode, we are joined by guest host Venus Moore, a Team Leader from our Bronx PGRC, Adam Giancarlo, a clinician from Western, NY, and Robin Singh, Team Leader from our Queens PGRC. We are talking about the advantages and ...

    01:01:15