The impact of gambling problems on families

AGRC Discussion Paper No. 1 – November 2014

Recommended reading

General reviews

Kalischuk, R. G., Nowatzki, N., Cardwell, K., Klein, K., & Solowoniuk, J. (2006). Problem gambling and its impact on families. International Gambling Studies, 6, 31-60.

Kourgiantakis, T., Saint-Jacques, M. C., & Tremblay, J. (2013). Problem gambling and families: A systematic review. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 13(4), 353-372.

Family violence

Dowling, N. A., Suomi, A., Jackson, A. C., Lavis, T., Patford, J., Cockman, S., et al.. (in press). Problem gambling and intimate partner violence: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Trauma, Violence, and Abuse.

Intergenerational transmission of gambling problems

Dowling, N. A., Jackson, A. C., Thomas, S. A., & Frydenberg, E. (2010). Children at risk of developing problem gambling. Melbourne: Gambling Research Australia.