Welcome to CASAT’s Continuing Education registration site. The primary mission of CASAT is to improve the prevention and treatment services for individuals with addictive behaviors by helping organizations, students, and the existing workforce apply research-based practices. 

Upcoming Trainings

Highlighted Resources

6 CEHs
Online Video
Enhancing Outcomes for Reluctant Clients with Challenging Issues
Location: Online
Anytime

Practice-based evidence and evidence-based practice applications in Mental Health Therapy, Addiction Counseling and Child Welfare Interventions. Efficacious strategies and neurolinguistic approaches for mandated clients; low resource and vulnerable high-risk clients and families; co-occurring disorders; client-families with histories of addiction, abuse and neglect; and clients from the spectrum of cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Clinical processes include methods to enhance the therapeutic alliance, foster cooperation, build hope, set goals and improve outcomes.

Practice-based evidence and evidence-based practice applications in Mental Health Therapy, Addiction Counseling and Child Welfare Interventions. Efficacious strategies and neurolinguistic approaches for mandated clients; low resource and vulnerable high-risk clients and families; co-occurring disorders; client-families with histories of addiction, abuse and neglect; and clients from the spectrum of cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Clinical processes include methods to enhance the therapeutic alliance, foster cooperation, build hope, set goals and improve outcomes.

2 CEHs
Online Video
How to Become a Substance Abuse Counselor in Nevada
Location: Online
Anytime

This webinar will review the steps you need to take in the State of Nevada to become a certified or licensed drug and alcohol counselor regardless of level of education or where you come from geographically. We will start with folks with absolutely no college credits and work our way up to someone with a PhD and everyone in between including folks with lived criminal justice experience and the nuances for the Native American population. Please join us for an informative two hour journey into the world of NAC 641C. This step-by-step guide will ease the confusion many folks feel when they go to apply for certification or licensure. No matter your level of education, there is no wrong door into the profession for those who are committed and passionate about working with people with substance use disorders. We hope you will join us and we look forward to being your guide!

This webinar will review the steps you need to take in the State of Nevada to become a certified or licensed drug and alcohol counselor regardless of level of education or where you come from geographically. We will start with folks with absolutely no college credits and work our way up to someone with a PhD and everyone in between including folks with lived criminal justice experience and the nuances for the Native American population. Please join us for an informative two hour journey into the world of NAC 641C. This step-by-step guide will ease the confusion many folks feel when they go to apply for certification or licensure. No matter your level of education, there is no wrong door into the profession for those who are committed and passionate about working with people with substance use disorders. We hope you will join us and we look forward to being your guide!

1.5 CEHs
Online Video
Supporting Women in Recovery: A Trauma -Informed Approach to Substance Use Treatment
Location: Online
Anytime

This training is co-sponsored by the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma and Mental Health. http://www.nationalcenterdvtraumamh.org/ Women with substance use concerns often experience unique barriers to treatment and specialized needs that go unmet within traditional treatment settings, including: experiences of trauma and intimate partner violence, co-occurring health conditions, increased economic instability, family and parenting needs, medication assisted treatment during pregnancy, and gender-specific risk factors. This trans-inclusive webinar defines what it means for services to be comprehensive, trauma-informed, and gender responsive for women; identifies issues to consider when working with women, including women who are pregnant or parenting; and discusses how to apply gender-responsive care in the delivery of behavioral health treatment and recovery services in order to improve outcomes for women and their families. Note: This training has been approved for Domestic Violence CEUs by the Division of Public and Behavioral Health Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance, DVP-2020-10.

This training is co-sponsored by the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma and Mental Health. http://www.nationalcenterdvtraumamh.org/ Women with substance use concerns often experience unique barriers to treatment and specialized needs that go unmet within traditional treatment settings, including: experiences of trauma and intimate partner violence, co-occurring health conditions, increased economic instability, family and parenting needs, medication assisted treatment during pregnancy, and gender-specific risk factors. This trans-inclusive webinar defines what it means for services to be comprehensive, trauma-informed, and gender responsive for women; identifies issues to consider when working with women, including women who are pregnant or parenting; and discusses how to apply gender-responsive care in the delivery of behavioral health treatment and recovery services in order to improve outcomes for women and their families. Note: This training has been approved for Domestic Violence CEUs by the Division of Public and Behavioral Health Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance, DVP-2020-10.