Gambling Behavior

10 Questions About Gambling Behavior

☐      1. You have often gambled longer than you had planned.
☐      2. You have often gambled until your last dollar was gone.
☐      3. Thoughts of gambling have caused you to lose sleep.
☐      4. You have used your income or savings to gamble while letting bills go unpaid.
☐      5. You have made repeated, unsuccessful attempts to stop gambling.
☐      6. You have broken the law or considered breaking the law to finance your gambling.
☐      7. You have borrowed money to finance your gambling.
☐      8. You have felt depressed or suicidal because of your gambling losses.
☐      9. You have been remorseful after gambling.
☐      10. You have gambled to get money to meet your financial obligations.

If you or someone you know answers “Yes” to any of these questions, consider seeking assistance from a professional regarding this gambling behavior.

Contact Lifeways toll free in Malheur county by calling (800) 995-9169, in Umatilla county by calling (866) 343-4473, or by contacting the National Problem Gambling HelpLine Network at (800.522.4700) toll free and confidential throughout the U.S.