BHECN provides support to students and trainees in behavioral health fields.
Ambassador Program helps students explore careers in Behavioral Health.
BHECN offers a variety of trainings to professionals statewide.
BHECN studies the behavioral health workforce in Nebraska.
School Mental Health Conference to Focus on Trauma, June 10
BHECN is hosting its Annual School Mental Health Conference, “Trauma in Our Schools”, on June 10 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites La Vista Conference Center.
The keynote speaker, Marleen Wong, Ph.D., LCSW, is identified as one of the "pre-eminent experts in school crisis and disaster recovery" by the White House and will present "The Challenges of Developing Trauma Informed Schools".
National Council Honors BHECN for Training and Workforce Development
The National Council for Behavioral Health recognized the 2016 Award of Excellence winners at its annual awards dinner March 8. BHECN's Director, Dr. Howard Liu, accepted the Change Makers Award for "Champions of Training and Workforce Development." BHECN was selected from more than 1,000 applicants to receive this award.
BHECN Report Charts Rural Efforts
BHECN recently released its legislative report, summarizing efforts to improve access to behavioral health care across the state by developing a skilled and passionate workforce.