Upcoming Events



  • Join us for the CASAA Guest Lecture Series


    “Contingency Management for Alcohol Disorder: Motivating Change from the Outside In”

    Dr. Michael McDonell
    Associate Professor, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, and Director of Behavioral Health Innovations, Washington State University

    March 3rd, 2020 (Tuesday), 11:00AM – 12:30PM , 2650 Yale SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 (free parking), CASAA Classroom (1st floor)

    MORE INFO: Check out our dedicated Guest Lecture Series website https://casaa.unm.edu/GuestLecture.html or email khirchak@unm.edu

    Dr. McDonell is a clinical psychologist with over 20 years of experience developing, testing, and implementing strength-based interventions for people with addiction and mental illness in community settings. He has led multiple NIH funded studies demonstrating that incentives can be used to reduce alcohol and drug use in individuals living with co-occurring serious mental illness. He also leads efforts to test incentive interventions in collaboration with American Indian and Alaska Native communities. The presentation is open to the public and all interested faculty, students, and community members are encouraged to attend.



  • 2020 Henry Darcy Distinguished Lecturer Presentation


    "Hydrology from the Bottom Up: How Groundwater Shapes the Water Cycle"

    by Dr. Reed Maxwell, Colorado School of Mines

    Tuesday, February 25, 2020. 4:00 – 5:00 pm, Centennial Engineering Center, Room 1041