Psychology of problem gambling – Why is gambling so addictive?
Psychology of problem gambling – Why is gambling so addictive? This question will be addressed by Jonathan Parke of ‘Sophro’ Ltd at Social Responsibility for Gambling Operators in January.
About Jonathan Parke.
Jonathan is the director of ‘Sophro’ Ltd., an organisation specialising in independent research and education on safer gambling behaviour.
Jonathan has managed a variety of government, industry and research council sponsored research projects focusing on safer gambling behaviour.
His previous roles include: Director of Commissioning for the Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT) and research positions at the International Gambling Research Unit, Nottingham Trent University, and the Centre for the Study of Gambling, University of Salford in the UK. Dr. Parke has also developed, delivered and managed a number of university level courses and corporate training programs in gambling studies over the last two decades.