California Association of Social Rehabilitation Agencies

California Association of Social Rehabilitation Agencies

A diagnosis is not a destiny

Who we are

CASRA is a statewide organization of private, not-for-profit, public benefit corporations that serve clients of the California public mental health system.

Member agencies provide a variety of services that designed to enhance the quality of life and community participation of youth, adults and older adults living with challenging mental health issues.

Such services include:
Advocacy and service coordination; transitional and permanent housing; crisis and transitional residential treatment; outreach and engagement services; integrated mental health and drug and alcohol treatment; and services designed to support education and employment goals.

Our Mission

California Association of Social Rehabilitation Agencies (CASRA) is dedicated to improving services and social conditions for people with psychiatric disabilities by promoting their recovery, rehabilitation and rights.

Announcements


2021 Spring Virtual Conference - Betty Dahlquist, MSW CPRP (promotional video)

2021 Spring Virtual Conference - Betty Dahlquist, MSW CPRP (promotional video)

We are so pleased to have Betty Dahlquist, MSW CPRP as one of our presenters at the CASRA 2021 Virtual Spring Conference!  Betty has created a promotional video inviting you to join her at this workshop: The CASRA Story: 50 Years in the Making

Check it out! Click here to register today!


2021 Spring Virtual Conference - Mark Ragins, MD (promotional video)

2021 Spring Virtual Conference - Mark Ragins, MD (promotional video)

We are so pleased to have Mark Ragins, MD as one of our presenters at the CASRA 2021 Virtual Spring Conference!  Mark has created a promotional video to join him at his workshop: A Rebellious Guide to Psychosis

Check it out! Click here to register today!


2021 Spring Virtual Conference - Promotional Video

2021 Spring Virtual Conference - Promotional Video

We are so pleased to have Rob Statham, BS as one of our presenters at the CASRA 2021 Virtual Spring Conference!  Rob has created a short video with an invitation to join him at his workshop:  Understanding Loneliness and Social Isolation:  Impacts of People and Society at Large in a Connected World.

Check it out! Click here to register today!


Mark Ragin's book is now published: Journeys Beyond the Frontier

Mark Ragin's book is now published: Journeys Beyond the Frontier

A Rebellious Guide to Psychosis and Other Extraordinary Experiences, Mark Ragins, M.D.

Don't Miss Dr. Ragins presentation at the CASRA 2021 Spring Conference!

We are happy to announce that Mark Ragin’s book is now published and available for all!

Find the book on Amazon.

You can hear Mark speak at the CASRA Spring Virtual Conference, on May 12, 2021, 10:15am-11:15am PST.  Click here to register today!


Hot Off the Press!

Hot Off the Press!

Cognitive Remediation for Successful Employment and Psychiatric Recovery:  The Thinking Skills for Work Program

Don't Miss The Chance to Hear Dr. McGurk and Dr. Mueser at the CASRA 2021 Spring Virtual Conference!

“This book brings TSW—an innovative program to help individuals struggling with the challenges of mental illness—to life. It is extraordinary for many reasons. The book is accessible, clearly written, and replete with numerous tools and examples. Most of all, it describes a program that enables individuals disadvantaged by mental illness and cognitive difficulties to meet their life goals of working.”

- Lisa Dixon, MD, MPH

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