As a Washington State Certified Gambling Counselor, you can:

  • Treat clients affected by problems related to gambling.
  • Be added to the provider list used by the Washington State Problem Gambling Helpline for referrals to treatment.
  • Contract with the Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling (ECPG) to provide no-cost outpatient treatment to Washington residents who can’t afford it.
  • Contract with the Health Care Authority Problem Gambling Program to provide no-cost outpatient treatment to Washington residents who can’t afford it.
  • Refer Washington clients who need inpatient treatment to residential programs paid for by ECPG.

To learn more about the Washington State Gambling Counselor Certification Committee or talk to someone about becoming a Washington State Certified Gambling Counselor (WSCGC-I/II) or Supervisor, email trussell@evergreencpg.org.