Dr Amanda Roberts’ Gambling Research Hits the News

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...
Drs Hannah Merdian & Ross Bartels present at IATSO 2016

Drs Hannah Merdian & Ross Bartels present at IATSO 2016

Last week (6-10th Sept), FCRG members Hannah Merdian and Ross Bartels¬†attended and presented at the 14th conference of the International Association for the Treatment of Sexual Offenders (IATSO) in Copenhagen, Denmark.   Hannah gave two presentations. One was...
Darragh McCashin joins FCRG!

Darragh McCashin joins FCRG!

We are delighted to announce that Darragh McCashin¬†has joined the FCRG. Darragh is a research assistant within the onlinePROTECT team. During the next year, Darragh will be focusing on the evaluation of ‘The Pathways Model’ for Child Sexual Exploitation...
Dr Amanda Roberts’ Gambling Research Hits the News

New publications on gambling by Dr Amanda Roberts!

Good cheer!!! Dr Amanda Roberts (of the the FCRG) has just had two papers accepted for publication The first reports the results of six focus-groups conducted with 40 gamblers to uncover the aspects of Electronic Gaming Machines (EGMs) that they found most attractive....