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University of Nebraska Public Policy Center

Events

We Are Celebrating 20 Years of the PPC!

BEAM is a new training academy for behavioral health professionals that focuses on providing continuing education training and enhancing professional skills.  See the BEAM brochure for more info.

Who Should Attend: 

Professionals in psychology, mental health, addictions, criminal justice, and school counseling.

CE Approval:

  • APA: Mental Health & Substance Abuse
  • Criminal Justice

2018 Workshops:

November 9, 2018
Skilled Report Writing for Criminal Justice Clients
8:00–8:30am • Registration
8:30–4:00PM • Training
Instructor:  Brad Shay, LIMHP
Location:  Lincoln Community Foundation Building, 5th Floor Conference Room, 215 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE, 68588
Description of Course: This 6 hour workshop will describe updates and current treatment service definitions and the 5 elements of a criminal Justice progress report using case examples.
Cost: $100  Register: https://marketplace.unl.edu/default/2018-beam-report-writing-criminal-justice.html

December 7, 2018
An Introduction to Building Skills in Motivational Interviewing
8:00–8:30am • Registration
8:30–4:00PM • Training
Instructor:  Dr. Kate Speck, MAC LADC
Location:  Doane University, MAC Building, Room 101, 5101 Central Park Drive, Lincoln, NE 68504
Description of Course: This 6 hour workshop will focus on concepts of Motivational Interviewing as a model of engagement and change to increase practitioner skills in addressing client ambivalence.
Cost: $100  Register: https://marketplace.unl.edu/default/2018-beam-intro-building-skills-motivational-interviewing.html

Contact us With Questions:  kspeck2@unl.edu (402) 472-0501.
2019 Workshops Coming Soon!