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University of Nebraska Public Policy Center

BEAM Behavioral Health Training Center

BEAM is a 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:

Application has been made for six hours of Criminal Justice (Probation) and APA-approved Continuing Education (Mental Health & Substance Abuse).

Note: Full payment is required at time of registration and includes a 10% non-refundable administrative fee. Participants can cancel for a refund, minus the 10% admin fee, up until one week prior to workshop. After that date, the full registration fee will be non-refundable.

2019 Workshops:

May 31, 2019

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy For You and Me (Part 1)*
8:00AM–8:30AM • Registration
8:30AM–4:00PM • Training
Instructor:  John Herdman, PhD, PC, LADC
Location:  215 Centennial Mall South (Lincoln Community Foundation Building), 5th Floor Conference Room, Lincoln, NE 
Description of Course: This 6-hour workshop is Part 1 of 3 of an 18-hour certificate program. It will provide a foundation in using cognitive-behavioral therapy with a variety of client problems and issues. *This workshop is the first in a series.
Cost: $115 (this includes $15 for the workbook)
Register online at https://marketplace.unl.edu/default/ppc-cognitive-behavioral-therapy-q2.html.

June 21, 2019

Intervention – It is Nothing Like a TV Show: How to Coach Families in Successful Interventions.
8:00AM–8:30AM • Registration
8:30AM–4:00PM • Training
Instructor:  Otto Schultz, M. Div, BA, LADC
Location:  215 Centennial Mall South (Lincoln Community Foundation Building), 5th Floor Conference Room, Lincoln, NE 
Description of Course: This 6-hour workshop will demonstrate how to simplify the complicated process of intervention and teach family members strategic behaviors to guide loved ones to seek help using positive and healthy methods.
Cost: $100
Register online at https://marketplace.unl.edu/default/ppc-intervention-nothing-like-tv.html.

July 19, 2019

Successful Strategies in the Treatment of Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
8:00AM–8:30AM • Registration
8:30AM–4:00PM • Training
Instructor:  Gerry Merck, MHDL, LIMHP, LADC
Location:  215 Centennial Mall South (Lincoln Community Foundation Building), 5th Floor Conference Room, Lincoln, NE 
Description of Course: This 6-hour workshop will guide you in using strategies for working with anxiety disorders and how to successfully intervene with triggers and stress behaviors that interfere with the therapeutic process.
Cost: $100
Register online at https://marketplace.unl.edu/default/ppc-strategies-treatment-of-anxiety-ocd.html.

Contact us With Questions: 
 
lindsey.button@unl.edu (402) 472-5772.
More 2019 Workshops Coming Soon!

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