CATSO Trainings and Training Location

December 6, 2019 - Annual Meeting we welcome Dr. Joseph Plaud, Forensic Clinical Psychologist of Applied Behavioral Consultants, LLC who will speak on The science of Sex Offender Risk Prediction:  Promises and Pitfalls. 


We want to thank Dr. Joseph Plaud's presentation on December 6, 2019 for our Annual Meeting.  Dr's Plaud's power point below:    Dr.Plaud's Powerpoint

Trainings are held on a quarterly basis.  CATSO Members are required to attend two trainings per year through CATSO, ATSA or the MASCO/MATSA training to maintain good standing with CATSO.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we will not have a spring training.    The Board will keep Members updated of future Trainings.
February 21, 2020 - Please join us Friday, February 21, 2020 for our first training with Dr. Michael Christie.  Our first training will be on mindfulness and meditation.  We will meet at the DeKoven House in Middletown from 9:30 to noon.  
Dr. Michael Christie is a Chaplain in the Deprtment of Correction and graduated from New York Theoretical Seminatry with a Masters in Divinity.  He received his Doctorate of Ministry degree at Hartford Seminary.  He is a certified Mindfulesness Meditation teacher and a member of the International Teachers Association.  Dr. Christie is a Master Practitioner in Neuro-Linguistic Programming and trained in Nonviolent Communication, EFT, relationship counselng.  He teaches mindfulness for addiction, trauma, stress and community.
Dr. Christie will discuss how to expand our self-care tools and resources and explore resources from the dscipline of mindfulness, nonviolent communication.