Nebraska SUD Treatment, Policy, Research, and Resources

NBHS Substance Use Disorder Assessment Providers
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services - Division of Behavioral Health

Lists providers that offer substance use disorder assessment for adults and children throughout the state of Nebraska.

 

Nebraska Network of Care
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services - Division of Behavioral Health

Network of Care centralizes numerous resources pertaining to behavioral health and SUD treatment, recovery services, recent news, and current legislation. The Network of Care provides information on these topics that is specific to each of Nebraska's 6 Regional Behavioral Health Authorities.  The Network is designed to meet the needs of several different audiences, including people and family members seeking information about services and those seeking regional or county-level data on behavioral health indicators. This website can also be used to find treatment options within a specific sub-region in Nebraska.

 

Division of Behavioral Health: Community-Based Services
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services - Division of Behavioral Health

Helpful links to services and information pertaining to SUD and mental health in Nebraska, listservs and education for SUD providers, and advocacy groups. Local government agencies who coordinate services are also listed here, all of which contain additional links for finding SUD services throughout the state.

 

Division of Behavioral Health
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Provides access to numerous links for policymakers, providers, and people seeking information or resources for treatment and recovery.

 

Behavioral Health: Office of Consumer Affairs
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Provides link to peer support workforce studies and reports, consumer involvement resources and contacts, and information on peer training and certification.

 

Nebraska Behavioral Health Needs Assessment
University of Nebraska, College of Public Health and Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services - Division of Behavioral Health

This needs assessment presents state-level data on prevalence of behavioral health and substance use; capacity and characterstics of the Nebraska behavioral health system; needs of special populations; a workforce assessment; review of integrated care implementation; and perspectives of consumers, families, and other stakeholders on the behavioral healthcare system.

 

Nebraska Behavioral Health System Strategic Planning Process
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services - Division of Behavioral Health

Other documents pertaining to the state of Nebraska's strategic plan for behavioral health and substance use services are available on this page.

 

Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska
University of Nebraska Medical Center

This Center conducts research on and provides education to the behavioral health workforce in Nebraska. ECHO training and other educational opportunities, in addition to updates on issues relevant to the workforce, are available on this site.

 

The Opioid Epidemic: Nebraska's Response to a National Crisis, A Legislative Research Office Backgrounder
Legislative Research Office

Provides an overview of the state of opioid use in Nebraska and legislative remedies that policymakers are pursuing to address OUD.