Sarah (she, her, hers) is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner and Licensed Professional Counselor who obtained a Masters in Community Counseling from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She has worked as a therapist since 2008, providing treatment services to children, adolescents, and adults. Sarah is board certified by the National Board for Certified Counselors. Her past clinical work experiences include crisis intervention, inpatient care, outpatient care and supervision in the non-profit sector. Her role with Omaha Integrative Care consists of counseling, clinical supervision, and training of students and new providers.
Sarah’s clinical background includes specialization with trauma. She is trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and is a certified Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapist. Sarah also enjoys working with couples and families, fostering improved communication and understanding in relationships.
Sarah is a community trainer on topics including compassion fatigue, trauma-informed care, and youth mental health issues. She has been certified as a suicide prevention trainer through both QPR Institute and Connect, in collaboration with Region VI. Sarah is a passionate advocate for suicide prevention and a member of the Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition. Additionally, Sarah has volunteered as a member of the Metro Area Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors (LOSS) team since its inception and is now employed by the Kim Foundation as the team coordinator.