Dr Amanda Roberts’ Gambling Research Hits the News

Recently, FCRG member Dr Amanda Roberts published a study on gambling and violence in UK men (see previous post on it here).

The findings of the study are of importance to both those interested in understanding and helping problem gamblers, as well as those interested in understanding violence in men. Moreover, the study has also caught the eye of the press – specifically, Science Daily, The Times, and the Daily Mail. Click on each link to read the news articles on the study.

The full reference for the study is:

Amanda Roberts, Jeremy Coid, Robert King, Raegan Murphy, John Turner, Henrietta Bowden-Jones, Katie Palmer Du Preez, Jason Landon (2016). Gambling and violence in a nationally representative sample of UK men. Addiction, Online Version. doi: 10.1111/add.13522

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