Casey Cassetty

Casey Cassetty

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2015 Cohort; clco275@g.uky.edu

Research interest: LGBT caregiving

Current position: substance abuse therapist at Foundations Recovery Network (Nashville, TN)

Dissertation chair: Dr. Melanie Otis & Dr. Natalie Pope

Publications:

Cassetty, C., Kostelic, A.F., Pope, N.D., & Liu, Y., (2018, January).  Prepare to Care: Making sense of legal and financial issues as a family caregiver. Lexington, KY: Cooperative Extension Service, University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. (Pub#: HFD-AHK.153)

Liu, Y., Kostelic, A.F., Pope, N.D., & Cassetty, C. (2018, January). Prepare to Care: Self-care for family caregivers. Lexington, KY: Cooperative Extension Service, University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. (Pub#: HFD-AHK.154)

Kostelic, A.F., Pope, N.D., Cassetty, C., & Liu, Y. (2018, January). Prepare to Care: Why plan? Preparing for potential care needs in late life. Lexington, KY: Cooperative Extension Service, University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. (Pub#: HFD-AHK.152)

Pope, N.D., Kostelic, A.F., Liu, Y., & Cassetty, C. (2018, January). Prepare to Care: Caregiver communication – It is never too early to soon to have a conversation about caregiving. Lexington, KY: Cooperative Extension Service, University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. (Pub#: HFD-AHK.151)

(Selected) Presentations:

Cassetty, C., Thrasher, S., & Mendel, J. (2019, October).  LGBT persons and the utilization of e-therapy: A systematic literature review.  (Poster) Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Denver, CO.

Thrasher, S. & Cassetty, C. (2018, October). Are communities breeding grounds for bullying: A Social ecological model.  (Poster) Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Orlando, FL.

Cassetty, C. L. & Otis, M. D. (2018, January).  Profile of the informal LGBT caregiver: A comparison of LGBT and non-LGBT informal caregivers in the US.  (Poster) Society for Social Work and Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Cassetty, C. L. & Otis, M. D. (2017, October). The unseen caregiver: Understanding the role of LGBT caregivers.  Oral Presentation at Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Dallas, TX.

Giger, J. T., Cassetty, C. L., Pope, N., & Smallfield, S. (2016).  Measuring change in life satisfaction following an iPad intervention.  Poster Presentation at 69th Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting.

Teaching Experience:

Primary Instructor – SW 430 – Social Welfare Policy:  Theory and Implementation (BASW; Fall 2017)

Primary Instructor – SW 430 – Social Welfare Policy:  Theory and Implementation (BASW; Spring 2018)

Grants/ Awards:

Co-I. (2016). Proposal to explore the pathways to homelessness for older men in Louisville, KY. (UK College of Social Work Pilot Grant Award, $9,162)

MSW: Western Kentucky University