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Behavioral Health Resources During COVID-19

We understand that the outbreak of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) may be stressful for people.  Fear and anxiety about the disease can be overwhelming.  Coping with stress will make you, the people you care about and your community stronger. Resources: SAMHSA: Disaster Distress HelplineThe Disaster Distress Helpline, 1-800-985-5990, is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline dedicated to providing…
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Office Closing

Based upon the COVID-19 circumstances in our community, the importance of our employees’ health and wellbeing, and our desire to slow the spread of the virus, we are closing the Region 6 office effective tomorrow, March 17.  This closure is tentatively scheduled through Thursday, April 30. During this time, staff will be working remotely from…
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Request for Proposal for Secure Residential

The six Behavioral Health Regions seek to enter into a contractual agreement with a qualified, interested provider of Secure Residential services that uses individualized, clinically determined treatment approaches that are guided by current best practices.Letters of Intent are due to Beth Baxter (see contact information below) by February 15, 2020  by 5:00 pm (CST).Please see the attached…
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Request for Letters of Interest for Recovery Housing

Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare  is seeking qualified, interested organizations to provide Recovery Housing services and supports to individuals with an Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) who need housing in a supported, safe recovery environment in the Region 6 geographical area. Any questions should be directed to Jennifer Determan: jdeterman@regionsix.com Request-for-Letter-of-Interest-Recovery-HousingDownload NARR-StandardsDownload Recovery-Housing-RFL-QuestionsDownload
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Young People’s Peer Support

Dates:July 9, 2019 (Tuesday)July 23, 2019 (Tuesday) Time:4:00 - 5:00pm Location:Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare4715 S 132nd St.Omaha, NE 68137 Cost:Free Registration:No registration is necessaryIMPORTANT: A signed permission slip by the legal guardian is required for those under 18 to participate in any of the groups. Description:Region 6 is hosting a Young People’s Peer Support Group! The…
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Young People’s Peer Support Group

Date: Tuesday, June 11 & Tuesday, June 25, 2019 Time: 4:00-5:00 Group Discussion Where: Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare 4715 S. 132nd St. Omaha, NE 68137 402-444-6573 Region 6 is hosting a Young People’s Peer Support Group!  The Peer Group provides a unique environment where young adults can connect with one another through shared experiences and…
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Meditation & Mindfulness: An Introduction to Peace of Mind

Date: Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 Time: 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Location: Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare 4715 S 132nd St Omaha, NE 68137 Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare presents the class Meditation & Mindfulness: An Introduction to Peace of Mind!  Participants will learn about the history of meditation, explore the neuroscience and physiology behind mindfulness, and learn…
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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Suicide Prevention

Dates: June 17, 18 & 19, 2019 Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm Where: Goodwill Industries Training Center 4805 N 72nd Street Omaha NE 68134 Cost: $150 Registration: https://cbtforsuicideprevention6-2019.eventbrite.com This three-day experiential workshop will provide an overview of evidence-based cognitive behavioral strategies that can be utilized for the treatment of patients with depression and suicidal ideation/behavior. The…
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Tobacco Free Program

Pick your day, program! Registration is now open for the DIMENSIONS: Tobacco Free Program being held on May 30th or May 31st at the College of Public Health Auditorium at the Nebraska Med Center. Also available via livestream! The program is worth 4.75 ANCC contact hours, 4.75 LADC credit or 4.75 Criminogenic Hours. $30 registration…
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