Building Bridges For Your Career

Building Bridges for Your Career:

From Surviving to Thriving in 2022

Friday, February 25 | 1  – 4 p.m. CDT


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The last day to register is Wednesday, February 23, 2022

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BHECN is hosting a virtual conference for Nebraska college students, graduates and undergraduates, interested in exploring behavioral health careers.

Join us to hear a keynote presentation on diversity equity and inclusion, followed by a case discussion with a variety of careers represented. We will draw for winners for 5 door prize drawings for $50 Amazon® gift cards thanks to our sponsor!

Registration is FREE

Location: Keynote speaker will be LIVE online via GoToWebinar®

Following the keynote speaker, breakout rooms will be on Zoom® providing an opportunity to explore different behavioral health careers and topics. 



Building Bridges for Your Career:
From Surviving to Thriving in 2022
February 25, 2022

Sessions via GoToWebinar®
1:00 - 2:30 pm CDT

Time Activity

Welcome & BHECN Overview

Marley Doyle, MD
Allison Grennan, PhD

1:10 – 1:40

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Sheritta Strong, MD

1:40 – 1:45 (Break)
1:45 – 2:15

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

Moderated by:
Tina Chasek, PhD, LIMHP, LADC

• Nursing – Risë Mitchell, DNP, PMHNP-BC
• Psychiatry –Ryan Edwards, MD
• Psychology – Catherine “Dr. Cate” Jones-Hazledine, PhD, LP
• Counseling –Charmayne Adams, PhD, LIMHP (NE), NCC
• Social work – Lequisha Sims, LCSW, LMHP


Explanation of how we transition to the Breakout Sessions

Tina Chasek, PhD, LIMHP, LADC

2:20 End GoToMeeting®
2:25 Students who attend the GoToWebinar will receive the Zoom® Breakout Sessions link via email
2:25 Students enter the Primary Zoom meeting room
2:30 - 3:40 Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions


Breakout One

Breakout Two

Breakout Three

1 Psychiatry Psychiatry  
2 Psychology & Applied Behavior Analysis Psychology & Applied Behavior Analysis  
3 Psychiatric Nursing Psychiatric Nursing  
4 Social Work Social Work  
5 Counseling & Marriage Family Therapy Counseling & Marriage Family Therapy  
6 Substance Use & Licensed Alcohol Drug Counselors  Substance Use & Licensed Alcohol Drug Counselors  
7 School Mental Health   School Mental Health
8 Forensics & Paid Internships in Corrections   Forensics & Paid Internships in Corrections
9   Anxiety & Uncertainty (Pandemics and Eco-Anxiety) Anxiety & Uncertainty (Pandemics and Eco-Anxiety)
10     Policy & Advocacy
11     Admission to Graduate School
12     Rural Practice


Time Activity

Return to Main Zoom Meeting Room & Draw Names for Door Prizes
(must be present to win)

Allison Grennan, PhD




The Door Prizes are sponsored by!

Looking for a job in the behavioral health field? Visit the website to post your resume and search for jobs in the behavioral health industry in Nebraska.


The names for DOOR PRIZES will be drawn throughout the sessions, and you must be present when your name is called to receive a prize!