Exposure Therapy

Meet Professor Malcolm Battersby

Director, Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit
Flinders University

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Professor Malcolm Battersby explains how Exposure Therapy can be used to help people confront their gambling addiction.

Working in a similar way to treating anxiety or fear, Exposure Therapy involves exposing people to gambling through the use of images and sounds to help them overcome the urge to gamble.

Professor Malcolm Battersby gave a keynote presentation at the Many ways to help conference 2014. Find out more.

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