The Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN) recruits & educates students in behavioral health fields and trains & retains professionals already in the workforce. Learn more

Stomp Out Stigma Video

UNMC’s Great Plains Public Health Leadership Institution has created a public service announcement video for mental health workforce development. The goal of the video is to help educate teachers and school professionals working with adolescents with a mental health diagnosis and provide a resource to help reduce stigma.  

Stomp Out Stigma


National Council Honors BHECN for Training and Workforce Development

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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.

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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. 

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Dr. Howard Liu Interview

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