Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Publications/Articles

Title: Construct Development for the FocaL Adult Gambling Screen for Electronic Gambling Machine Players (FLAGS-EGM): A Measurement Instrument for Risk due to Gambling Harm and Problem Gambling Associated with Electronic Gambling MachinesAuthor(s): Schellinck, T., Schrans, T., Bleimel, M., & Schellinck, H. M.Published: May 2015Journal: Journal of Gambling IssuesVolume: 30Pages: 140-173Download:
Title: Instrument Development for the FocaL Adult Gambling Screen (FLAGS-EGM): A Measurement of Risk and Problem Gambling Associated with Electronic Gambling Machines.Author(s): Schellinck, T., Schrans, T., Bleimel, M., & Schellinck, H. MPublished: May 2015Journal: Journal of Gambling IssuesVolume: 30Pages: 174-200Download:
Title: Intelligent Design: How to Model Gambler Risk Assessment Using Loyalty Tracking DataAuthor(s): Schellinck, D. A., & Schrans, T.Published: 2011Journal: Journal of Gambling IssuesVolume: 26Pages: 51-68Download:
Title: Gambling and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): Re-defining industry and state roles on duty of care, host responsibility and risk management Author(s): Hancock, L., Schellinck, T., & Schrans, T.Published: 2008Journal: Policy and SocietyVolume: 27Issue: 1Pages: 55-68Details: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1449403508000064
Title: Gaining Control: Trends In The Processes Of Change For The Video Lottery Terminal GamblerAuthor(s): Schellinck, T., & Schrans, T.Published: 2004Journal: International Gambling StudiesVolume: 4Issue: 2Pages: 161-174Details: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14459790412331296983
Title: Identifying Problem Gamblers At The Gambling Venue: Finding Combinations Of High Confidence IndicatorsAuthor(s): Schellinck, T., & Schrans, T.Published: 2004Journal: Gambling ResearchVolume: 16Issue: 1Pages: 8-24Details: http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=980907859474050;res=IELFSC
Title: Surveying All Adults in a Household: The Potential for Reducing Bias in Prevalence Estimates and the Opportunity to Study Households with More Than One Problem GamblerAuthor(s): Schellinck, T., & Schrans, T.Published: 2003Journal: Gambling ResearchVolume: 15Issue: 1Pages: 51-61Details: http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;res=IELFSC;dn=980609731933919
Title: Understanding Gambling Behaviour Using Computer Simulation Author(s): Schellinck, T., & Schrans, T.Published: 2003Journal: The National Association Gambling Studies JournalVolume: 14Issue: 2Pages: 7-20Details: http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=979957577939882;res=IELFSC
Title: Prevalence Studies – Moving Beyond the Numbers: a critical summary of the debate surrounding the conceptualization and measurement of problem gambling in CanadaAuthor(s): Chambers, K., Schrans, TPublished: 1998Journal: Nova Scotia Alcohol and Gaming Authority 1997 - 1998 Annual Report, II, Appendix H.

Peer Reviewed Reports

Title: Summary Report -A Review of the Remote Gambling Research Interim Report on Phase II An independent review of the report produced by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and Responsible Gaming Council of Canada (RGC), commissioned by Gamble Aware (August 30, 2017)Author(s): Prepared by Focal Research ConsultantsPublished: April 2018Download:
Title: Using Loyalty Data to Identify High-Risk Gambling Patterns. Understanding the use of Behavioural Analytics and Predictive Modelling for Customer CareAuthor(s): Schellinck, T., Schrans, T. & Focal Research Consultants LimitedPublished: November 2015Download:
Title: Final Report FLAGS: Development of an Instrument for Identifying Risk for Problem Gambling among Slot Machine Gamblers in Ontario.Author(s): Schellinck, T., Schrans, T., Bliemel M., & Schellinck, H. Published: 2011Download:
Title: Research Summary, Development of an Instrument for Identifying Risk for Problem Gambling among Slot Machine Gamblers in Ontario. Adapt FLAGS, a new instrument, to identify risk for gambling related harm and problem gambling among slot machine gamblers iAuthor(s): Schellinck, T., Schrans, T., Bliemel M., & Schellinck, H.Published: 2011Download:
Title: Culture of Alcohol Use in Nova Scotia , Nova Scotia Department of Health Promotion and ProtectionAuthor(s): Schrans, T., Schellinck, T., McDonald, K.Published: 2008Download:
Title: 2007 Nova Scotia Adult Gambling Prevalence Study , Nova Scotia Department of Health Promotion and Protection Author(s): Schrans, T., Schellinck, T., MacDonald, K., & Focal Research Consultants Limited.Published: 2008Download: