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Athletics Coaching Staff
Brett Haskell
University of Nebraska Athletics
Coach Info:
Position: University of Nebraska Athletics
Other Position: Athletic Psychologist
Alma Mater: Nebraska-Kearney
Graduating Year: 2005
Phone: 402-472-2276
Email: bhaskell@huskers.com

Dr. Brett Haskell,  Ph.D., is in her third year as an athletic psychologist at Nebraska. In her role, Dr. Haskell provides counseling, psychological services, mental skills training, teambuilding and leadership development services for each of Nebraska's 24 sports and more than 600 Husker student-athletes. Haskell works closely with student-athletes to help them develop skills and techniques that enhance personal well-being, address mental health concerns and optimize performance. She also works with coaches to provide team interventions that build resilience and develop strategies for growing mental resolve.

Dr. Haskell came to Nebraska in September of 2014 after serving as a counseling and sport psychology postdoctoral counselor at Kansas. Along with obtaining her doctoral degree from Kansas in Counseling Psychology, Dr. Haskell provided counseling and performance enhancement training to Jayhawk student-athletes for five years.

Dr. Haskell earned her bachelor's degree in psychology from Nebraska-Kearney in 2005 and her master's degree in sport psychology from North Carolina-Greensboro in 2008. While at UNK, she was a member of the Loper volleyball team. Dr. Haskell resides in Lincoln with her husband, Brian and son Ezra.