Gambling Authority Appoints Counsellors To Avert Addiction

Thuli Johnson PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
Thuli Johnson PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

Gambling Authority (GA) has appointed four companies to provide counselling services towards rehabilitating excessive gamblers from becoming addicts.

The quartet is made up of Gaborone Rehabilitation and Emergency Centre, Thuso Psychotherapy, New Beginnings Counselling Centre and Psychologists Botswana.

GA chief executive officer, Thulisiswe Johnson said the psycho-social support offered by registered suppliers is open to all gamblers and their family members.

Editor's Comment
Keep your mask close

Wearing of masks behind closed doors has been mandatory following the government’s August decision that the public was freed from masking in outdoor spaces.According to a press statement from the ministry, all other remaining COVID-19 protocols such as social distancing in schools and requirements for vaccination or PCR tests at ports of entry have also been relaxed.Statistics still show that hundreds still die daily due to the pandemic around...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up