Professor Barbara Sahakian, a Fellow of Clare Hall, and Dr Christelle Langley, an Affiliated Postdoc, will appear in BBC One's upcoming documentary, Paul Merson: Football, Gambling and Me, discussing the science behind disordered gambling.
“It begins impulsively,” explains Professor Sahakian in a Cambridge University news story, “maybe an individual sees their dad going into a betting shop or they see an advert on TV that says: 'bet now before the game starts'. At first, they bet just for a bit of fun or to have a heightened experience. They might get a win or a... Read more
08 October 2021