A non profit organization, dedicated to providing resources and educational workshops to mental health professionals in nevada.



Mental Health Peer Connections


September 9th, 2017


Includes continental breakfast


Northern NV HOPES

580 W. 5th Street, Reno 89503

About our Presenters

Ethics and Suicide Prevention Combo Workshop

Steve Nicholas, Ed.D, MFT, NCC

Registration Options

Combo Workshop   5 CEUs

Suicide only                 2 CEUs
Ethics only                   3 CEUs 
CEU Approval number pending

Steve has been practicing as a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist since 2007 and has immersed himself in the phenomena of suicidality, suicide prevention, and suicide survivorship.  Steve has worked with individuals, couples, and families impacted by the co-occurrences of substance use disorders and mental health diagnoses.  In addition to doctoral publications analyzing how families create greater relational connections after suicide loss, he was a contributing investigator for the DSM-5.

Jen Ross, MFT, LCADC

Jen has been practicing as a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist since 2012 and also is a Licensed Clinical Alcohol & Drug Counselor.  She’s a Ph.D. Candidate for Counselor Education & Supervision. She currently co-facilitates a supervision group for MFT Interns. Jen is an engaging speaker that is sought out for her expertise in the State of Nevada and AAMFT regulations.