Identification of Symptoms

20 Questions Test

Are you a Compulsive Gambler?

  1. Have you ever lost time from work or school due to gambling?
  2. Have you caused unhappiness in your life because of gambling?
  3. Has your reputation been affected by gambling?
  4. Have you ever felt remorse after gambling?
  5. Have you ever gambled to get money to pay debts or otherwise solve financial difficulties?
  6. Has your ambition or efficiency decreased due to gambling?
  7. After losing, did you feel you had to return as soon as possible to win back your losses?
  8. After a win, have you felt you had the urge to return and win more?
  9. Did you play until you lost your last dollar?
  10. Have you ever borrowed money to finance gambling?
  11. Have you ever sold personal items to finance gambling?
  12. Were you reluctant to use "gambling money" for normal expenditures?
  13. Did gambling make you neglect your own well being and that of your family?
  14. Have you played for longer than you had planned?
  15. Have you ever gambled to escape worries or troubles?
  16. Have you ever committed or considered committing, an illegal act to finance gambling?
  17. Has gambling caused you difficulty in sleeping?
  18. Do arguments, disappointments or frustrations create the urge to gamble?
  19. Have you ever felt an urge to celebrate any good fortune with a couple of hours of gambling?
  20. Have you ever considered self destruction or suicide as a result of gambling?

If you answered YES to more than 5 questions, we suggest you contact this organization for more information:

Attention and information:

Samadhi Treatment Center
Ph. 01- (614) 236 7712
Cell. (614) 427 11 73