Nebraska HOSA and Nebraska FCCLA

2021 Mind Bending Careers Press Release

November 9, 2021 | 9:30am-3:00pm
University of Nebraska-Kearney | Nebraskan Student Union
2021 Schedule at a Glance

Thanks to generous funding from BHECN – Behavioral Health Education Centers of Nebraska and the University of Nebraska Medical Center, we are proud to offer the joint Mind Bending Careers Conference with Nebraska HOSA! This conference will introduce students to career opportunities in counseling, mental and behavioral health as well as inform students of the risks associated with risky health choices.

Registration: Limited to Juniors and Seniors with strong interest in mental health and behavioral health careers

In-Person Cost: $10.00/participant (includes lunch)
Virtual Cost: $50.00/school (HOSA/FCCLA Chapters or Health Sciences/FCS programs)

Dress Code: Nebraska FCCLA Dress Code is required for this event. 

Hotel Accommodations:

Rooms available on Monday, November 8 at the Fairfield Inn & Suites in Kearney for $104.95 per night. The block will expire on Friday, October 15, but the reduced rate will be honored as long as there are rooms available; free cancellation is available up to 1 week prior to arrival. To make a reservation, you can call the Fairfield Inn & Suites directly at (308) 236-4200. 

Mind-Bending Careers Objectives:

  • Students will be introduced to careers in behavioral health and mental health.
  • Students will be able to articulate the impact of personal health choices on behavioral health and mental health.