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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

Brochure Introducing Careers in Behavioral Health
BHECN created a new brochure, “Pathways to a Career in Behavioral Health” featuring eight licensed behavioral health careers and the academic pathways to get there. Download the brochure, view career testimonial videos and find more resources here. Read more...

Alexandria Bechtle Ambassador Spotlight - Meet Alexandria Bechtle
After being forced to give up her true love, soccer, Alexandria was faced with a difficult time in her life. Inspired by friends and health professionals, she found a new path and a new interest in becoming a counselor.

Now she is working on her master’s in counseling at the University of Nebraska at Kearney and currently completing a HRSA grant-funded internship at Encompass Care in Lincoln. “Every day I have the opportunity to work with individuals and their families with a goal to improve their quality of life,” she said.

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MAT Training 2017 Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Summit Addresses Growing Opioid Concerns

More than 180 professionals attended a Nebraska Summit on “Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Substance Use Disorders” held in Omaha this month. The summit addressed the role of medication-assisted treatment as a tool for recovery.   Read more...

system of care BHECN Plays Large Role in System of Care

As one of many partners in the Nebraska System of Care (NeSOC), BHECN is collaborating with national experts in the behavioral health workforce to provide training resources for providers in meeting the needs of children and families utilizing the system.
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Jobs App Mobile 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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