Rehabilitation Services Staff

Sarah Hock, LIMHP, LMHP, LADC

Sarah Hock, LIMHP, LMHP, LADC

Kearney – Rehabilitation Services Program Director

 

Sarah began working at South Central Behavioral Services in 2007 as an outpatient therapist. She received her Master’s Degree in Community Counseling from UNK. Sarah started as Outpatient Program Director in 2016 and Rehab Service’s Program Director in Kearney in 2017. Sarah is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP) and Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC). Sarah is on the registered service provider list for probation.

Sara Wioskowski

Sara Wioskowski

Hastings - Direct Care Staff

 

Sara started working for SCBS in 2003 and has been the Residential Rehabilitation Coordinator since 2013. She grew up in Edgar, NE. She received her Associates Degree in Human Services with Certification as a Psych Tech from Central Community College in Hastings. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Behavioral Science/Psychology from Bellevue University. She resides with her family in Hastings.

Lisa Stidd

Lisa Stidd

Hastings – Direct Care Staff

 

Lisa started working at Opportunity House in January 2017. She grew up in Hastings, and received her Bachelor’s Degree in psychology from Hastings College in 2006. She teaches classes at Opportunity House to educate clients on mental and physical health. She helps teach clients independent living skills by assisting them with different maintenance tasks.

Steph Figgins

Steph Figgins

Hastings – Direct Care Staff

 

Stephanie started working at SCBS in 2006 after working at HRC for 14 years. She graduated from Hastings College with Bachelor’s degrees in Sociology and Psychology. Her favorite part of the day is preparing the meal each day for the clients. She teaches classes and enjoys seeing the clients grow and meet their goals.

Erin Gastmann

Erin Gastmann

Hastings – Direct Care Staff

 

Erin became a Direct Care Staff for SCBS Opportunity House in the Summer of 2023. She graduated from Doane University in 2018 with a BA in Human Relations. Erin has been working in the human services field for 5 years and is currently pursuing her Graduate Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at UNK. Hastings is Erin’s hometown, and she is grateful to be of service to individuals living in the Region III territory.   

Kaleigh Utley

Kaleigh Utley

Hastings – Direct Care Staff

 

Kaleigh started working at SCBS as direct care staff in 2022.  She grew up in Grand Island and graduated in 2005. Kaleigh was recently accepted to UNK and will be majoring in psychology.  She has four kids who keep her busy and two step kids. In Kaleigh’s spare time she likes to read true crime stories and spend time with family.  Her favorite spot to vacation is Boulder Colorado.  Kaleigh loves interacting with the clients and teaching them new skills.

Angie Flood

Angie Flood

Hastings – Direct Care Staff

 

Angie started working at SCBS in January of 2020. She graduated from Hastings College in 2016 with a BA in Sociology. She works at both ABLE House and Opportunity House in Hastings. Angie’s favorite part of her day is seeing the clients and doing fun activities with them. Angie grew up in Black Hawk, CO and has been in the mental health field for 7 years. In Angie’s spare time she enjoys fishing, riding motorcycles with her husband and visiting with her family, especially her mom.

Staci Kirstine

Staci Kirstine

Support Staff

 

Staci worked for SCBS from 2006-2015 as an Administrative Assistant and returned to the agency in October 2019 to work as a Support Staff/Receptionist. She realized how much she enjoyed working with people and came back! Staci currently works with the rehabilitation programs at the Opportunity House. She received her Associates Degree in Accounting from Central Community College in 1996. Staci believes people can change and feels she can make a difference to help communities understand behavioral health and that it is essential to wellbeing!

Christine Leonard

Christine Leonard

Transportation Specialist

 

Christine started working at SCBS in 2002. She grew up in Hastings. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree from UNK in Human Development & Family Relations. She has been working as Transportation Specialist since 2007.

Brittany Layton

Brittany Layton

Hastings – Direct Care Staff (Community Support)

 

Brittany started working at SCBS in 2009; she worked in Residential Rehab until 2011 when she started working in Community Support. In 2020 she became the Community Support Coordinator. Brittany grew up in Hastings. She received an Associate’s Degree in Human services from CCS and a Bachelor’s Degree in Behavioral Science through Bellevue University.

Lulu Lopez

Lulu Lopez

Hastings – Direct Care Staff (Community Support)

 

Lulu returned to SCBS after being gone for two years in her previous position as a Community Support worker. Lulu has over 10 years of experience in the direct staff field. She is a mother of two boys and lives in Hastings. She enjoys being with her family and considers herself a social butterfly. Her education background is an associate degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant.

Andy Gartner

Andy Gartner

Hastings – Direct Care Staff (Community Support)

 

Andy started working at SCBS in October 2022 as the newest Community Support person. He grew up on a farm outside of Hastings and graduated from UNK with a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work in 2020. Andy has been involved with local community organizations since 2015 and has lived in Nebraska all his life. He is currently working on enrolling for his Master’s degree and earning his LIMHP and MSW.

Bobbi Branch

Bobbi Branch

Kearney – Direct Care Staff (Community Support)

 

Bobbi earned her Associates of Applied Science-Human Services from Central Community College in 2004. She started working at SCBS in 2008 in the Day Rehab program, and then transferred into the Community Support program in November 2016.

Robin Grigg

Robin Grigg

Kearney – Direct Care Staff (Community Support)

 

Robin started working at SCBS in May 2023 as a Direct Care Staff. She is from McCook, NE. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work from Nebraska Wesleyan University in May 2023. Robin is currently in school to get a Master of Social Work degree online through Oklahoma University.

Sydnie Fife

Sydnie Fife

Kearney – Direct Care Staff (Community Support)

 

Sydnie began working for SCBS in March of 2022 as Support Staff at Kearney Outpatient. She transferred to the Kearney Rehab program as a Community Support Worker in August of 2022. Sydnie works with clients one-on-one to aid them in their independence as well as helps them maintain mental and physical aspects of their lives. She graduated from UNK back in May of 2021, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Family Science and a Minor in Women’s and Gender Studies. In her free time, she enjoys playing with her cats, watching tv shows with her fiancé, spending time with family and friends, and baking goodies.

Amy Trease

Amy Trease

Kearney – Direct Care Staff

 

Amy began working with South Central Behavioral Services in September of 2023 as a Direct Care Staff in the Day Rehabilitation program. Amy received her associate’s degree in 2021 from Kirkwood Community College in Iowa and finished her Bachelor’s in Social Work in May of 2023. Her favorite thing to do at SCBS is dance and sing with the clients and make sure everyone is having fun! She also teaches classes to increase independent living skills and awareness of mental and physical health.

Español »