CASAT Learning February Newsletter


According to the Research: What We Know About Teen Dating ViolenceAdolescent dating violence, also known as teen relationship abuse or teen dating violence (TDV), is all too common in the United States, with 33 percent of teens reporting some form of abuse and 10 to 12 percent of teens reporting physical abuse (Offenhauyer & Buchalter, 2011). However, while rates and effects of adult intimate-partner violence and marital abuse have resulted in concern in the public health sector and responses in policies, programs and legal interventions in multiple sectors, the same…

Upcoming Live Events

Sexual Health Topics in Therapy

Every 4th Tuesday of the month beginning
February 22, 2022 | 11:00-12:30 PM PST

Presenter: Mary Minten, PhD, MFT, CST, LCADC
Continuing Education Units: 1.5 CEUs/month

This series will cover topics related to sexual health in the therapy process through presentation, case studies, and discussion. The goal is to build and maintain competence in working with sexual health. Beginning to advanced providers are welcome. Cases will include individual and relational …  MORE

Social Determinants of Mental Health

February 25, 2022 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST 
Presented by: Julie Stevens MPS, ACPS, ICPS
Continuing Education Units: 3 CEUs

An examination of the social determinants of mental health reveals that some persons are at risk of mental illness and substance use disorders because of unfavorable social, economic and environmental circumstances. These disadvantages are cumulative, beginning at birth and remaining throughout life. The World Health Organization has published key findings and recommendations to bring aware… MORE

February 2022

February 2022 Community Events Calendar

Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month

February 1- Bridging Faith and Science to Combat the Overdose Crisis Series
February 1- Anxiety Learning Series: Practice, Reflection and Intention Setting 
February 3- Financial Peace University
February 3- Addressing The Behavioral Health Needs Of Our National Guard
February 7- Northern Regional Behavioral Health Policy Board
February 7- PRSS- Best Practices for Ethical Decision-Making
February 8- Black Monday Opioid Awareness Event with Darren Waller
February 10- Northern Nevada Behavioral Health Coalition Meeting
February 10-Working with Survivors with Substance Abuse & Addiction Needs
February 11- Prevention Basics: An Enhanced Prevention Learning Series
February 14- NV Board of Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors Meeting
February 15- Washoe Regional Behavioral Health Policy Board Meeting
February 15-One Choice Prevention: A Message of Hope and Science
February 16- Teen Dating Violence Training Series: Hanging Out or Hooking Up
February 17- Peer-Led Innovations In Reentry: Towards Holistic Recovery
February 22- Virtual Support Groups for Adults Coping with Grief
February 23-24- Sexual Health Topics in Therapy Monthly Consultation Series
February 23-25- MHTTC Grief Virtual Learning Institute (GSVLI)
February 24- Cultural Competency Training
February 25- Demonstrating the Value of Enabling Services at Health Centers
Social Determinants of Mental Health

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