BOSTON PUBLIC RADIO
9:57 am
Tue August 7, 2012

R.I. Eliminates Funding for Compulsive Gambling Treatment Program

With options for gamblers throughout New England poised to increase, the state of Rhode Island is eliminating funding for a program that offered help to compulsive gamblers who could not otherwise afford treatment.  

 

We're joined by the psychologist who directed the program at Rhode Island Hospital about a decision he calls, "beyond comprehension"

Guest:
Robert Breen, PhD, director of the gambling treatment program at Rhode Island Hospital