Metro Area Suicide Prevention Council Invites RESPECT to Perform “Choices”

RESPECT presented Choices for the Metro Area Suicide Prevention Council (MASPC) on July 23. Coalition members represent school districts, mental health agencies, law enforcement, mental health professionals and other advocacy based organizations…

Stand Up Against Bullying: A Night of Comedy for a Good Cause is a Great Success!

On July 11th, supporters of RESPECT gathered for a lively evening dedicated to RESPECT at the Scottish Rite.  With proceeds going to RESPECT, the night featured a silent auction, performance by RESPECT…

Dr. Patricia Newman Featured as Guest on KIOS

Did you hear Dr. Newman’s interview on Omaha’s Morning Edition on KIOS? If not – or if you want to hear it again!  Read about it and listen here.

Customized Workshops Stage Conversations About Healthy Relationships

RESPECT has been proud to partner with Inclusive Communities at their IncluCity leadership programs for high school students during the 2018-2019 year.  RESPECT has been brought in to these workshops to facilitate…

When Something Doesn’t Look Right

What happens when you walk into a room of youngsters who are circled around a device, trying to get “a look” at the screen, some incredibly silent and others cautiously laughing, with…

All New “Hold That Thought” Program Launches at St. James Seton School

Over the past two months, RESPECT has partnered with Saint James Seton school and their school counselor, Marlena Laney, to offer a brand new program called Hold That Thought.  This multi-session series is designed…

Kim Foundation Grant Brings RESPECT Programs to ESU 7

This October, RESPECT traveled to ESU 7 (a region surrounding Columbus, NE) to provide 20 programs over the course of a week.  This is part of an effort funded by The Kim…

Helping the Helpers

Imagine that you’re a busy parent, teacher and tutor at an after school program.  It’s been a long week at home. Your seven year old hasn’t been feeling well and your 12 year…

Local Band State Disco Collaborates with RESPECT to Address Bullying

State Disco, a band based in Omaha, reached out to RESPECT to collaborate on the production of a music video for their song History is My Teacher.  The song’s central message is that…

RESPECT Partners with the ADL-CRC to Present PEW (Promoting Empowerment in our World)

This month, RESPECT partnered with the ADL-CRC to present our second annual Promoting Empowerment in Our World (PEW) for middle school students.  The goal of the day is to break down biases…