|William Chaney, Ph.D.||Joseph Evans, Ph.D.|
Joseph Evans, Ph.D., has been named associate clinical director of the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN). Dr. Evans is professor and director of the psychology department at the Munroe-Meyer Institute and division director of pediatric psychology for the College of Medicine. The position previously was held by Michael Rice, Ph.D., a professor and psychiatric nurse practitioner at UNMC's College of Nursing, who recently accepted a position as professor and endowed chair at the College of Nursing on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Denver. BHECN was established in 2009 by LB 603 to support the recruitment, retention and increased education and training of the behavioral health workforce in Nebraska as well as provide statewide access to behavioral health providers.
Congratulations Dr. Evans!!
UNMC and MMI are fortunate to have Dr. Evans! He is brilliant, down-to earth, and well received by his pediatric patients and their parents!