Information designed for mental health providers.


ACES Study – Impact of Abuse and Dysfunction

Al-Anon Family Groups Fact Sheet for Professionals

An Asset Approach to Positive Community Change

Beyond ACES-Bldg Hope and Resiliency in IA

Child Abuse and Neglect – Risk and Protective Factors

Children’s MH-WB Committee Power Point Presentation Feb 2018

Early Childhood Iowa 2018 Annual Report Growing Resilient Communities 2.0

Growing Resilient Communities 2.0

How Does Mental Health Affect Child Welfare

IDHS Children’s Mental Health Advisory Committee 2018

Mental Health Counseling in Schools – Waterloo Courier Article Dec 2017

Mental Health Data

Mental Health in the Cedar Valley Report

Mental Health Tool for Mangers

Resiliency Wheel in Crisis Intervention

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

SAMHSA Health Homes Information

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities:

Youth Mental Health Training; August 22, 2019, Waterloo, IA; FREE

Registration Flier – LISW Clinical Supervision Refresher; Sept 13, 2019; Waterloo, IA

Cedar Valley Mental Health Summit at Hawkeye Community College, Waterloo, IA; Friday, September 13, 2019

*(Pre-Conference Film:  Thursday, September 12,2019 from 5-7pm in Tama Hall on Hawkeye’s main campus. The movie “The S Word” is about a suicide attempt survivor who is on a mission to find fellow survivors and document their stories.)

Training by Frank Kros, Sept 19, 2019; Independence, IA; FREE

Registration Flier- SW Ethics Training; Oct 24, 2019; Cedar Falls, IA

Ongoing Professional Development Opportunities:

Adult Mental Health First Aid Classes

Central Iowa ACEs 360 Childbirth Education and Prenatal Provider Curriculum – Web-based training

Overview Mental Health First Aid Class

Cedar Valley’s Promise is not endorsing any one mental health provider or treatment modality but rather providing information to explore. If you have a resource you would like to have shared on this website, please contact Jenny Becker at