• Educating Students

    Educating Students

    BHECN provides support to students and trainees in behavioral health fields.

  • Recruiting Students

    Recruiting Students

    Ambassador Program helps students explore careers in Behavioral Health.

  • Training Professionals

    Training Professionals

    BHECN offers a variety of trainings to professionals statewide.

  • Workforce Reports

    Workforce Reports

    BHECN studies the behavioral health workforce in Nebraska.

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



FARM CAMP is a week-long summer program designed to introduce rural students who are interested in behavioral health careers to the field and connect them with mentors working in rural communities.  FARM CAMP was first held in 2013 in Rushville, Nebraska. 

This year, the program expanded to include a week-long program in Winnebago. 

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School Mental Health Conference

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Nearly 300 people attended our annual conference on June 26.  The conference was our first foray into the conversation on school mental health. 

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Record attendance at High School Conference in Kearney 

2015 Kearney Conference Group PhotoA record 64 high school juniors and seniors from throughout Nebraska attended the conference designed to introduce students to behavioral health careers.

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