19th Annual Great Plains Disaster Behavioral Health Conference

July 22, 2021 | 9am - July 23, 2021 | 12pm

Join us for the 19th Annual Great Plains Disaster Behavioral Health Conference.

WHEN: Thursday, July 22nd & Friday, July 23rd
WHERE: Zoom (Information to join will be sent  upon registration)
THEME: Building Resilience
REGISTER: go.unl.edu/DBH2021-register
COST: Registration is FREE*
*Sponsors have generously provided support to cover all conference registration fees this year.

Application has been made for APA Continuing Education hours.

9:00am - 9:15am: Conference Welcome
9:15am - 10:45am: Individual Resilience
Dawn Webb, MSN, RN-BC, Texas Nurses Association
10:45am - 11:00am: Break
11:00am - 12:30pm: Resilience Panel

FRIDAY, JULY 23, 2021:
9:00am - 10:30am: Community Resilience
Anita Chandra, DrPH, RAND Corporation
10:30am - 10:45am: Break
10:45am - 12:00pm: Disaster Behavioral Health Ethics
Stephanie F. Dailey, EdD, LPC, NCC, ACS, George Mason University
Jean LaFauci Schutt, PhD, LPC, NCC, ACS, LaFauci Counselor Consulting

OVERVIEW: The focus of this annual conference is learning how to recognize, prepare for, and respond to the psychological effects of disaster and mass casualty events. All behavioral health providers and mental health professionals, nurses, emergency managers, disaster responders, public health officials, and clergy are encouraged to attend.

THIS YEAR’s THEME: supporting resilience at the individual, organizational, and community levels.

University of Nebraska Public Policy Center, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Nebraska Emergency Management Agency, Nebraska Medicine, Nebraska Extension, Bryan HealthUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln Counseling and Psychological Services, and the Omaha Metropolitan Healthcare Coalition.

Contact Lindsey Button | lindsey.button@nebraska.edu | 402.472.5772