Illustration: Steven Moore
In the last edition of Inside gambling, we reported on a recent study into the stigma of problem gambling.
Led by Professor Nerilee Hing, the study involved surveys and interviews with over 2000 Victorian adults, including people with gambling problems.
Participants were presented with a short scenario about a fictitious gambler called Dan, then asked a series of questions about their thoughts on Dan and his gambling behaviour. Here's what they said.
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