University of Nevada, Reno

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The Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies

CASAT’s Addiction Treatment and Prevention Services Program ranked #17 out of the 2021’s Top 35 Best Colleges for a Bachelor’s Degree in Addiction Counseling by the Addiction Counselor. The Addiction Counselor gathers educational statistics such as a program’s retention rate, graduation rate, cost, and student-to-faculty ratio to provide insight into how students react to the school and its programs. For more information, please visit

Celebrate Recovery Month by Attending NRAP’s R5K Recovery Run/Walk & Celebration!

NRAP is hosting its second annual Recovery 5k run/walk and celebration to promote community health and wellness, celebrate individuals who identify in recovery, and reduce the stigma often associated with the disease of addiction. The 5k event will provide an opportunity for participants to walk/run in honor of someone they know touched by this disease, followed by a recovery celebration for all participants. The celebration is free and open to the public regardless of 5k participation. Registration and sponsorship packages are available at:

Student Spotlight: Mariah Zinn

Meet Mariah Zinn, a CASAT minor in Addiction Treatment Services and CHS graduate. She is moving on to do wonderful things on our community. Learn more about CASAT’s academic programs here.

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