Ponca Tribe of Nebraska

WE, THE MEMBERS OF THE PONCA TRIBE OF NEBRASKA

in order to restore, preserve and protect all rights aboriginally held by our people and their descendants, promote peace, prosperity, happiness, and the general welfare of the members of our Tribe and our posterity, to exercise home rule, to assert our inherent sovereignty, to protect our right of self-government, to conserve custom, to improve our social order, to protect our rights as individuals, to promote our economic welfare, to promote domestic tranquility, to promote business enterprises both cooperative and individual, to promote educational opportunities for all Ponca people, to consolidate our land holdings by purchase, exchange, transfer, gift, or otherwise, do ordain and establish this Constitution in accordance with our inherent sovereignty, and all previous aboriginal rights of our members and Treaties previously entered into with the United States of America.

from the Preamble of the Ponca Constitution

Jan 17, 2023
Full time
$32,552 - $51,873 yearly
Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Norfolk, NE, USA
Incumbent will be primarily responsible for planning, implementing, and facilitating youth activities that raise cultural awareness and promote healthy lifestyles. Essential Responsibilities and Duties: 1. Assess needs of tribal youth and coordinate with Behavioral Health Response Manager and Integrated Health Case Managers to provide support to youth tribal members. 2. Responsible for providing evidence based youth services that raise cultural awareness and promote healthy lifestyles. 3. Plan and facilitate weekly youth group services at 3 Ponca locations (Omaha, Norfolk, & Lincoln). 4. Facilitate annual parent component to youth prevention programming. 5. Collaborate with Behavioral Health Staff to help coordinate, supervise, and facilitate special activities. 6. Initiate contact with local community schools, social services, health care organizations, social/recreational groups, service clubs, etc. in order to network and engage youth with their local...
Jan 17, 2023
Full time
$51,188 - $78,051 yearly
Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Omaha, NE, USA
The Licensed Mental Health & Substance Use Therapist will be devoted to providing both mental health and substance abuse counseling with an emphasis on culturally sensitive interventions to individuals and families;. The Licensed Mental Health & Substance Use Therapist may also assist in leading group sessions. Essential to the mission of Ponca Health Services, the Licensed Mental Health & Substance Use Therapist will work with relevant stakeholders to provide holistic and integrated health care. The Licensed Mental Health & Substance Use Therapist will work with relevant stakeholders to integrate access to care and resources across Tribal departments. Essential Responsibilities and Duties: 1. Provide outpatient counseling to individuals and families needing short or intermediate term mental health interventions. 2. Provide outpatient group therapy, as needed. 3. Conduct mental health, substance use, and co-occurring assessments and provides...
Jan 17, 2023
Full time
$51,188 - $78,051 yearly
Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Lincoln, NE, USA
The Licensed Child/Adolescent Therapist will be devoted to providing both mental health and substance abuse counseling with an emphasis on culturally sensitive interventions to children, adolescents, and their families. The Licensed Child/Adolescent Therapist may also provide mental health and substance use treatment to adults and assist in leading group sessions. Essential to the mission of Ponca Health Services, the Licensed Mental Health & Substance Use Therapist will work with relevant stakeholders to provide holistic and integrated health care. The Licensed Child/Adolescent Therapist will work with relevant stakeholders to integrate access to care and resources across Tribal departments. Essential Responsibilities and Duties: 1. Provide outpatient counseling to children, adolescents, families and adults needing short or intermediate term mental health interventions. 2. Provide outpatient group therapy, as needed. 3. Conduct psychoeducational groups, as needed...
Jan 17, 2023
Full time
Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Omaha, NE, USA
Provide clinical behavioral health services in a manner that upholds the center’s mission and quality standards and results in better patient health outcome and overall satisfaction. The Behavioral Health Coordinator supports the collaborative care team, primary care providers, patient, and behavioral health department through regular consultation on an assigned caseload of patients. The Behavioral Health Coordinator advises the primary care provider on appropriate treatment strategies, provides brief interventions, educational support, and diagnosis and management of behavioral health and substance abuse conditions. Essential Responsibilities and Duties: 1. Provide consultations with PCPs to enhance understanding of the patient, provide decision support for treatment planning and assist in the implementation and monitoring of biopsychosocial treatment plans. 2. Identifies and evaluates health risk behavior(s) and provides brief, targeted interventions to support optimum...