CASAT Training provides a selection of in-person workshops, webinars and online-study materials to accommodate busy schedules.
Funding for CASAT coordinated workshops was provided in whole or in part by the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health and the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Agency (SAPTA) through the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment (SAPT) Block Grant from the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the U.S. DHHS, SAMHSA, or the State of Nevada.
CASAT Training is becoming CASAT Learning
CASAT Learning is our new and improved registration and training platform where you can access self-paced online courses, as well as register for live webinars and in-person classes. Check out these courses, now available for registration!
Self-Paced Online Courses
Peer Support Specialist 101
Problem Gambling Intern Readiness
Principles of Detoxification: Withdrawal Management
Technology-Based Interventions: Exploring New Models of Care & Navigating New Ethical Dilemmas
7-21-2021 At the Intersection of Guns and Mental Health: The Intermediate Course
8-31-2021 Principles and Practices in Narrative Medicine
9-8-2021 through 10-13-2021 Clinical Supervision Online Series | Wednesdays 10:00-11:30 AM
9-10&17-2021 Sexual Health in Recovery Webinar Series | Friday's 12:30 – 3:30pm
For questions regarding CASAT Training courses please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (866) 617-2818.
For questions regarding licensure, certification, becoming a clinical supervisor, or internships please contact your board directly at the contact information provided below.
For questions regarding navigating Nevada’s Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) a new resource is available. Please contact the Consumer Health Advocate at (702) 486-3587 or (888) 333-1597 or email@example.com.
Information About Continuing Education Hours Awarded:
Continuing Education Hours
Workshops are approved by the following professional associations for continuing education hours unless otherwise noted in the course description:
National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)
Note: CASAT has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6492. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CASAT is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors
Nevada State Board of Nursing
Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors
State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers
Information Regarding Nevada Board Continuing Education Requirements
Nevada State Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors
Licensed/Certified Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors Nevada Administrative Code 641C (NAC 641C.300) requires that all licensed or certified alcohol and drug counselors earn 40 hours of continuing education hours during a two-year period of licensure or certification, of which three hours must pertain to ethics, three hours must pertain to confidentiality and HIPAA, and two hours must pertain to Suicide Prevention.
Note: A counselor who takes a program of continuing education which presents the same material that the counselor took during the previous 2-year period will not get credit for taking the subsequent program of continuing education.
Certified Interns To maintain and renew his or her certification as a certified intern, the certified intern must attend at least 12 hours of training during his or her first 6 months of certification, including, without limitation: at least 6 hours of training that pertain to ethics; and at least 6 hours of training that pertain to the standards of confidentiality required pursuant to NAC 641C.425. The certified intern must also attend at least 10 hours of training during his or her second 6 months of certification; and at least 20 hours of training during each subsequent year of certification.
Note: the CEU’s for Confidentiality and Ethics must now be completed prior to beginning internship.
Requirements for Issuance of a Clinical Supervisor Certificate A potential candidate should first make application to the Board of Examiners for a supervisors or Licensed Clinical Supervisor certificate. The Board will then qualify them to attend the two day in-person training with CASAT (This avoids a person signing up and being denied for any reason).
To be certified as an Alcohol & Drug Counselor Internship Supervisor, the following requirements must be met:
Submit completed “ADAC Application For Supervisor Cert” to Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors office Click HERE for the Application
Pay $60.00 processing fee to Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors.
Complete a 14 hour online Clinical Supervision Foundations Course and submit certificate of completion. Click HERE to Register for the Course Note: this course is a pre-requisite to Step 4
Attend the Clinical Supervision for Alcohol and Drug Counselors (2-day in-person or Online Series) training with CASAT for 12 Continuing Education Hours (CEHs). Click HERE for Upcoming Trainings
NAC 641C now requires that all supervisors must be onsite (employed with the same agency)
Native American Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (NACADC) An individual may be licensed as a Native American Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (NACADC) without a college degree if he or she is 1) of Native American descent or 2) providing services under a contract with, or grant issued by, the government to individuals who are eligible under 25 U.S.C. §§ 450 et seq. or 25 U.S.C. §§ 1601. For more information about becoming a Native American Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (NACADC) visit www.alcohol.nv.gov/Licensure/NAC/NA_Counselor.
Questions? Please visit the Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug & Gambling Counselor’s office website, www.alcohol.nv.gov, or call (775) 684-7080.
State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers
LSW and LASW Must complete at least 30 continuing education hours every 2 years, of which, 2 hours must be in suicide prevention and awareness, 4 hours must relate to ethics in the practice of social work and 10 hours must be in the field of practice of the licensee.
LCSW and LISW Must complete at least 36 continuing education hours every 2 years, of which, 2 hours must be in suicide prevention and awareness, 4 hours must relate to ethics in the practice of social work and 12 hours must be in the field of practice of the licensee.
Questions? Please visit the State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers website, www.socwork.nv.gov, or call (775) 688-2555.
State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists & Clinical Professional Counselors
Pursuant to NAC 641A.131, to maintain licensure, a Marriage and Family Therapist or a Clinical Professional Counselor must complete 20 hours of continuing education each year (40 hours for each two year renewal persiod), at least 3 hours of which must be on ethics issues specifically pertaining to he field of practice of the marriage and family therapist or the clinical professional counselor and 2 hours must specifically pertain to suicide prevention.
A marriage and family therapist or clinical professional counselor shall not use more than 20 hours of distance education to satisfy continuing education requirements during a two year renewal period.
Questions? Please visit the State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists & Clinical Professional Counselors website, www.marriage.nv.gov, or call (702) 486-7388.
Nevada State Board of Nursing
The Nevada Nurse Practice Act requires all renewing RNs and LPNs to complete 30 hours of nursing-related continuing education and all renewing CNAs to complete 24 hours of CNA-related continuing training within the license/certificate renewal period. It also requires APNs to take an additional 15 CEs directly related to their specialties and CRNAs to take an additional 15 hours of CEs in pharmacology.
Should you have any questions regarding the Detox Tech application process or certification, please contact:
J’Amie Webster-Frederick Health Program Analyst Behavioral Health Wellness and Prevention Nevada Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public and Behavioral Health Behavioral Health Wellness and Prevention Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Presentation materials are not for reproduction or distribution without specific written authorization.The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in our courses are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of CASAT.