Greenwood Gambling Help is located in South Carolina and provides extensive counseling for compulsive gamblers and their spouse or partner. Their licensed counselors specialize in addiction and realize how a person's gambling problem can ruin their life and how it affects their families and the people who care about them.
Some of their clients have lost their homes, their relationships are failing and they're suffering from depression because their compulsive gambling is destroying their lives. Greenwood's counselor's help their clients recognize areas of their life that feed into their need to gamble because sometimes compulsive gambling is a way to cope with loneliness and depression. There are many reasons a person can become addicted to gambling. Greenwood's counselors work with their clients to help them make changes in their life that will help them manage their recovery in the future.
Greenwood provides counseling for the spouse or partner of the compulsive gambler also. They realize the destruction addiction has on the family and loved ones and they need to heal too. When a person is recovering from gambling addiction one of the most important things they have to have in their life is positive support, and families and loved one's do too.
They encourage their clients to attend Gamblers Anonymous meetings because it's important to connect with others who understand gambling addiction and the problems this uncontrollable behavior causes. They also know their clients will not only receive encouragement and support from people who understand gambling addiction but be able to help and encourage others too.