The Nebraska Free Seminar: Ethics for Behavioral Health Professionals, hosted by NAADAC Nebraska, took place on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the University of Nebraska Kearney in Kearney, NE.

This ethics workshop provided behavioral health professionals with an overview of ethical concepts to be applied in the practice of counseling. The values and ethics of the human service profession must govern every aspect of practice, each decision, and every action taken as a professional. This workshop addressed issues that impact clinical practice for Human Service Professionals serving in the addiction, gambling, mental health, case management, social work, vocational rehabilitation and justice fields. Attendess earned 3 CEs for FREE!

Download the Nebraska Free seminar Informational Flyer

NAADAC Nebraska would like to thank our sponsor, Valley Hope


Kate Speck, PhD, MAC, LADC, has 40 years’ experience as an educator/trainer in behavioral health, addictions, co-occurring disorders, prevention/intervention, suicide prevention, ethics, and pregnant/parenting women. She is with the University of Nebraska, Public Policy Center as a Senior Research Manager and also teaches graduate courses, conducts planning and facilitation for statewide programs. She regularly trains in ethics, Psychological First Aid, suicide prevention and Motivational Interviewing. As a member of the International Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (IMINT) she has provided training and technical assistance locally and nationally in the use of Motivational Interviewing since 1997.


8:30AM - 9:00AM

9:00AM - 12:00PM
Ethics for Behavioral Health Professionals
Kate Speck, PhD, MAC, LADC

12:15PM - 1:30PM
Free Lunch & Membership Meeting


University of Nebraska Kearney
Student Union—Antelope Room
1013 W 27th Street
Kearney, NE 68849


This seminar was FREE for all.


Contact Pamela Echols Conroy at 402.304.0873 or [email protected] or contact Terry Duffy at 402.640.1542 or [email protected].