Behavioural Addictions

Type of Service

Addictions Treatment - Problem Gambling

Program Description

Community treatment program which addresses behavioural or process addictions. This program could include video gaming, over-spending, and pornography. Both individual and group counselling are offered for the primary client as well as assistance for the family members affected. The focus of this service is to assist in many areas including but not limited to: education and awareness; stabilization and readiness for change; coping with grief and loss related to recovery; examining role of the problematic behaviour in family and relationships; developing stress management skills; exploration related to recovery and relapse prevention planning.

Access Information

Referrals are accepted from anywhere in the city of Thunder Bay and directed to Gambling Intake for screening. OTN services are available for those in the outer-lying areas.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 807-684-5100
Toll-Free 866-346-0463
Fax 807-622-1779

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 10 and up
Catchment LHINs: (North West)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630

Evening appointments can be requested.