Slide background

Welcome to CASAT

The Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies
is located at the University of Nevada, Reno under the Division of Health Sciences

Slide background

A Nonprofit Center Dedicated to Excellence

We develop Substance Abuse Resources for a growing field
in need of our forward thinking proactive approach to the disease.

Our Mission

To help states, organizations, students, and the existing workforce apply research-based practices to improve prevention, treatment, and recovery services for individuals with addictive behaviors. This mission is achieved through university-based coursework; clearinghouses and libraries; continuing education workshops; product development and dissemination; conferences; and consultation and technical assistance activities.

 

  • Training

    As an approved provider for a number of professional organizations, CASAT offers individuals working in the behavioral health field a variety of online and in-person training opportunities that promote skill development and help them maintain their license/certification. Read More
  • Academics

    CASAT offers academic opportunities at the both the undergraduate-level (Minor in Addiction Treatment Services; Certificate in Addiction Treatment Services; and Certificate for Peer Support Specialist in Behavioral Health) and graduate-level (Advanced Certificate in Addiction Treatment and Prevention Services; and Master’s Degree Specialization in Addiction Treatment Services). Read More
  • Logistics

    Since 2004, CASAT’s event planning staff has managed and coordinated numerous state, national, and international events and conferences. CASAT specializes in strategic conference management - increasing sales, improving branding and marketing efforts, negotiating better contracts and achieving beyond event goals. CASAT also offers an in-house, customizable registration system, in-house graphic staff and a certified event manager to improve your Return on Investment (ROI). Read More
  • Design & Development

    The media specialists at CASAT understand the importance of creating a consistent brand image and leverage their creative abilities to develop successful media campaigns across a variety of platforms. Having this in-house capability allows CASAT to efficiently and professionally offer everything from videography to website development services. Read More
  • 1

Featured Projects

  • All
  • College
  • Curriculum
  • Design
  • Education
  • Events
  • Outreach
  • Recovery
  • Technology
  • Training
  • Default
  • Title
  • Date
  • The Association of Recovery in Higher Education’s 6th National Collegiate Recovery Conference is designed to facilitate a greater understanding about Collegiate Recovery Communities and Programs and their essential role in colleges and universities across the nation.
    Read More
    • Events
  • CASAT Designed and Developed a brand and website to house the resources of the new ATTC Center of Excellence. We worked with committee members to establish a look and feel that met our target while keeping a clean user interface for our users and aligning with the current brand of the ATTC network.
    Read More
    • Design
  • Universities across the country have discovered the value of collegiate recovery communities. CASAT is building on this national trend through Nevada’s Recovery & Prevention Community (NRAP). Established through funding from the Stacie Mathewson Foundation, NRAP provides an environment of nurturing support and peer connections for students recovering from substance and behavioral addictions, as well as those choosing a substance-free lifestyle.
    Read More
    • College
    • Recovery
  • CASAT Executive Director, Nancy Roget, was named by Nevada Business Magazine and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as the 2014 Northern Nevada Community Healthcare Hero because of her dedication to helping those struggling with substance use disorders. Her ability to be a an innovative leader, grant writer, curriculum developer, educator, and counselor makes Nancy an invaluable part of UNR and the Reno community.
    Read More
    • Outreach
load more hold SHIFT key to load all load all

Current Grants & Contracts

  • 1
  • 2