Therapists

Chandra Petersen LIMHP LADC

  

Chandra Petersen LIMHP LADC is an independently Licensed Mental Health and Addictions Therapist.  She works with those members of our community who suffer from past or current traumas, including all abuses and domestic violence, PTSD and Grief. She also works with military members and their families, individuals with acute depression, anxiety, ADHD, LGBTQ issues, eating disorders, and addictions.  

Specialties and additional training:           Trauma focused therapies, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Prolonged Exposure therapy, Cognitive Processing, and EMDR, as well as Critical Incident Stress Management. he has also been certified to facilitate grief groups at Grief’s Journey, formerly known as Ted D Bear Hollow in Omaha NE. She is certified as a Crisis Care Responder and CISM trained. She has been a behavioral health responder for the Medical Reserve Team since 2010. She is a  licensed Drug and Alcohol counselor and is on the Nebraska approved provider list.  

Age range: elementary through adult

Session Format: Individual, Couple, Family,          E-therapy (cyber counseling)

Treatment styles: CBT, DBT, EMDR,  Client Centered Therapy, Evidence based addictions therapy.

Education: Chandra received her MS in Community Counseling and her BA in Psychology from University Of Nebraska-Omaha. She has worked in the Blair and surrounding community for 14  years. 

Licenses: Independently Licensed  Mental Health counselor and Addictions Therapist in Nebraska and Iowa.

“My wish for everyone is to find their voice and the courage to use it"

Karin Fiscaletti PLMHP

  

Karin Fiscaletti, PLMHP is a Provisionally Licensed Clinical Mental Health Therapist with a specialty in Marriage and Family.  She works with those members of our community who suffer from unregulated emotions including anger, depression, anxiety, panic, grief, trauma, and other mood disorders. 

Specialties and interests are in marriage and family, grief processing and attachment & trauma issues. She has also been certified to facilitate grief groups at Grief’s Journey, formerly known as Ted D Bear Hollow in Omaha NE. She is certified as a Crisis Care Responder and CISM trained.Karin has acquired additional training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Play Therapy, Grief Processing, and Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM). 

Age range: elementary through senior adult

Session Format: Individual, Couple, Family and Group

Treatment styles: CBT, DBT, Systems, Family Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy and Client Centered Therapy. 

Education: Karin received her MA in Clinical Mental Health and her BS in Psychology from Grace University. She completed her internships at the Attachment & Trauma Center and the Open-Door Mission, in Omaha NE.  She is currently on the research team under Dr. Ann Potter at the Attachment & Trauma Center in Omaha, NE. 

License: Provisional Licensed Clinical Mental Health Therapist in Nebraska

“I believe there is a way for each person to find hope in their life. Through the development and mastery of new skills designed to improve mental and emotional wellbeing, clients can live a more happy, healthy, hopeful and productive life”. 

Bella

 

Bella has been on staff since summer 2018. She began her life as a street cat in and out of the shelter. She has won the heart of many members of the community as they pass by her while she suns herself in the window as well as provides comfort those when they need a soft belly to pet or safe soul to weep too. 

Animal-assisted therapy improves client’s mental, physical, social and emotional functioning with the aid of animals. Depending on the needs of the patient, many different animals can be used in therapy, including horses (also called equine-assisted therapy), dogs (also called canine-assisted therapy), dolphins, llamas, rabbits and other animals.