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Esmeralda Bravo-RamosAmbassador Spotlight - Meet Esmeralda Bravo-Ramos

Growing up in Cozad, Neb., as a first generation Mexican American, Esmeralda Bravo-Ramos was determined to make life easier for those in need. Inspired by a movie and her high school counselor, Bravo-Ramos pursued an undergraduate degree in social work and is weeks away from receiving a master's in social work. “My career aspiration is to be in a role where I can create the biggest change; I am a macro thinker,” she said.  Learn more...


Farm Camp 2017Rural students gain hands-on experience at Farm Camp 2017

The fifth annual FARM CAMP (Frontier Area Rural Mental-Health Camp and Mentorship Program) took place last month in Rushville, Neb. This year, 11 students attended from rural communities ranging from Howells to Scottsbluff.   Read more...

Origami Messenger BirdStigma project inspires origami Messenger Bird – Watch the Video

Graduates of the 2017 UNMC High School Alliance class created the Messenger Bird this spring for a stigma assignment to increase awareness of depression and provide mental health resources. Learn the inspiration behind the origami Messenger Bird and download detailed instructions to make your own.
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RFIRFI grant to fund mental health curriculum

Mental health stigma is the subject of a recent Rural Futures Institute (RFI) competitive award titled, “Ending Mental Health Stigma & Promoting Mental Health among Rural Nebraska College and University Students.”


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NEBHJobs logoMobile App Makes Job Searching Easier 
NebraskaBehavioralHealthJobs.com has launched a FREE mobile phone application to make your job search even easier. 

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