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: 140-173Details: http://jgi.camh.net/doi/pdf/10.4309/jgi.2015.30.7
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: 174-200Details: http://jgi.camh.net/doi/pdf/10.4309/jgi.2015.30.8
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: 51-68Details: http://jgi.camh.net/doi/pdf/10.4309/jgi.2011.26.5
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: 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:
Title: Yellow Flag Post Campaign Evaluation , Nova Scotia Department of Health Promotion and Protection Author(s): Schrans, T., Schellinck, T., & Yi, Z.Published: 2008Download: