Problem Gambling Outpatient Treatment

Type of Service

Addictions Treatment - Problem Gambling

Program Description

Addiction Services for York Region (ASYR) provides problem gambling treatment in an individual, couple, family, and/or group context. ASYR's treatment program incorporates psychosocial, biopsychosocial, cognitive behavioural, harm reduction, intergenerational, and narrative perspectives to help clients explore their relationship with gambling and develop strategies to create change in their gambling behaviours. Treatment services are also available for family members who are impacted by someone else's gambling behaviours. The frequency of treatment sessions is based on client's needs. Program length varies.

Access Information

Must be assessed in-house. Intake is handled centrally and case assignment made to the designated counsellor. Gambling treatment is provided in our Aurora office. All admissions must go through intake department. Gambling assessments are conducted in our Aurora, Markham, and Vaughan satellite offices, however treatment has been offered on occasion.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-841-7007 ext. 322
Toll-Free 800-263-2288

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 12 and up
Catchment Counties: (York)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note No smoking allowed inside the building.




Main Hours

Monday 0900-1700
Tuesday 0900-1700
Wednesday 0900-1700
Thursday 0900-1700
Friday 0900-1630