Building Bridges For Your Career 2023

BHECN is hosting the third annual virtual conference for Nebraska college students and young professionals interested in exploring behavioral health careers.

Friday, February 10, 2023 | 1  – 4 pm CDT

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>>Click Here to Register Online Today!<<

The last day to register is Noon on Thursday, February 9, 2023. (CT)


Join us to hear the keynote presentation "Exploring Diverse Career Paths in Behavioral Health: Clinician, Educator, Leader" with Tim Hron, MA, LIMHP, followed by a case discussion with a variety of careers represented. And an annual favorite, the behavioral health careers breakout rooms.

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Building Bridges for Your Career
Friday, February 10, 2023
Sessions via Zoom® | 1 - 4 pm CDT

Time Activity
1:00 - 1:10

Welcome - Marley Doyle, MD, BHECN director

1:10 – 2:00

Keynote Speaker: Exploring Diverse Career Paths in Behavioral Health: Clinician, Educator, Leader

with Tim Hron, MA, LIMHP

2:00 - 2:30

Story Time with Dr. Chasek & Friends (Case Studies Discussion)
Moderated by:

Tina Chasek, PhD, LIMHP, LADC
with panelists representing: counseling, nursing, physician assistant, psychiatry, psychology, and social work

Transition to Breakout Sessions

Meet & Mingle
2:35 - 2:55

Prescribers Room
Meet and mingle with a psychiatrist, nurse practitioner and physician assistant
Psychologists Room
Meet and mingle with psychologists trained in clinical, school, or counseling psychology programs
Therapists Room
Meet and mingle with therapists from counseling, and social work

Working with Special Populations
2:55 - 3:15

Substance Use & Addiction Law Enforcement & Correctional Settings Rural Behavioral Health

Career Pathways
3:15 - 3:35

What are the different degrees & pathways Application and Admission to Grad School: Do’s and Don’ts Steps to Licensure
3:45 - 4:00 Diversity and Inclusion in Behavioral Health