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Saavsus Provides Training and Supplemental Materials for Adolescents Coping with Depression
Saavsus provides training and supplemental materials for the Adolescent Coping with Depression (CWD-A) course, which is available at no cost on our website. Produced under an NIH SBIR grant, Mastering the Coping Course is a cost-effective, interactive DVD-ROM that is suitable for training therapists and other providers working with adolescents who struggle with depression. We are currently offering a $50 discount for this training program if purchased prior to December 31, 2017. Use the promo code 84EJ4HU at time of purchase. 

W.A.G.E.S. (Working At Gaining Employment Skills) is a curriculum to teach adolescents job-related social skills. It includes 33 lessons with complementary activities and assessments and is suitable for delivery in a nine-week term. W.A.G.E.S. was developed at the University of Oregon School of Education and it utilizes a cognitive-behavioral approach.  We also offer Skills in Youth Suicide Prevention, a video-based program to train staff who routinely work with youth to recognize and respond to adolescents who are at risk and may be considering suicide.  View information on all of our adolescent behavioral health programs here.

Paul Berger, Saavsus, Inc.,       541-283-6283
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