20 Questions of Gamblers Anonymous: A Psychometric Study with Population of Spain

  title={20 Questions of Gamblers Anonymous: A Psychometric Study with Population of Spain},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Prieto Urs{\'u}a and Luis Llavona Uribelarrea},
  journal={Journal of Gambling Studies},
The authors present a psychometric study of the questionnaire proposed by the Gamblers Anonymous organization for the self-assessment of problem gambling. The study was carried out in Spain with two samples: one of 127 problem gamblers (mean age: 41.67; sex: 78.7% men; mean duration of the problem: 5 years) and the other of 142 social gamblers (mean age: 38.46; sex: 60% men). The questionnaire was self-applied, in the presence of one of the investigators in case any doubts arose. The results… Expand

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