Gambling Studies Program

Betting On Our Future: A Campaign for Youth, by Youth to Raise Awareness about Problematic Gambling Behaviors

The peer-to-peer education model may be one of the first of its kind applied to the prevention of illegal and problematic gambling behaviors. The effectiveness of this program is currently being analyzed by UCLA and lead investigator Dr. Timothy Fong. Though the results of the study will be reported in full detail at a later time, there are highlights that may bring to the light the success of this program as a prevention tool for problem gambling in youth.