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The April 3, 2023 CAHSD Board Meeting is cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please look in the Board / Public Notices section of our website for upcoming Board Meeting date/times.

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New app detects worsening mental state

A new smartphone app, developed through a CAHS partnership with LSU, will alert individuals, families, and treatment teams of worsening mental health conditions that could

CAHS provides info at BR Islamic Center

The Prevention Team continues to connect with the faith-based community. In September, Prevention Coordinator Dawn Collins (pictured) visited the Islamic Center of Baton Rouge and staffed an

265 Narcan kits distributed at trainings

In September, CAHS’ Prevention Team continued its community-wide distribution of Narcan, the lifesaving reversal agent for opioid overdoses. Prevention Project Coordinator Ricki Davis (pictured) presented information and

CAHS therapists talk about their careers

CAHS School Based Behavioral Health therapists Misty Humble, LCSW, Nina Julien, LMSW, (pictured above, l-r), and supervisor Dina Rife, LCSW-BACS, attended the Ascension Parish High School Career and College

Helping students stay safe and healthy

More than 300 students and parents attended a College and Career Fair at Zachary High School on Sept. 12, and members of CAHS’ Prevention Team

Prevention staff helps “Heal the Block”

CAHS’ Prevention staff visited with more than 100 attendees at a recent “Heal the Block” event, providing information about the opioid epidemic and distributing Narcan

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