Request for Qualifications

Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare is partnering with the Nebraska Office of Probation on a juvenile justice behavioral health evaluations pilot project.

Region 6 is conducting a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and is looking to contract with dually licensed providers to conduct mental health, substance use and/or co-occurring evaluations for the juvenile justice system.

Interested parties should send their questions to

Minimum RFQ Criteria for Consideration

  • LIMHP and LADC licensure (required)
  • Qualified Medicaid Provider (required)
  • Providers must have an established relationship with a psychologist
  • Providers must agree to not refer to themselves or agency for ongoing treatment of the youth evaluated
  • Providers must be able to conduct evaluations of youth at detention centers in Douglas and Sarpy County

For detailed information please refer to the Request for Qualifications linked document below:

Request for Qualifications Document

Application Submission

To complete an application, please fill out the RFQ Qualifications/Interest Form (Attachment A)

All applications must be received in Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare office by 5:00 p.m. on October 1, 2015. Applications should be sent to John Murphy  at

 Q & A / General Information

  • Bilingual providers may be given priority
  • Interpreter costs will be paid for if an evaluation is ordered by the Court
  • Established psychologist must be a registered Probation Provider
  • Selected providers will be required to participate in a two day training on October 26-27, 2015.

Q: Will 3rd party payors be supplemented?
A: No, not at this time


**Update: Notification of Selected Providers will be on October 22, 2015 due to a Region 6 Governing Board Meeting schedule change


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