Anita Akers

Counselor, LIMHP, LDAC

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Anita Akers

Counselor, LIMHP, LDAC


Location

Offers video and phone sessions

Focus C3
11069 I Street
Omaha, NE 68137
(531) 233-0912

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Announcement icon At this time, I am offering Telehealth but will book in person as needed.
Are you struggling with motivation or overwhelmed to face each day? Do your children disrespect or not follow through on your expectations? Do the stressors of just life get to you? I am her to help. I provide a nonjudgmental/hopeful environment when you come into my office. I have provided mental health services for the last eleven years to children and adolescents who are struggling with trauma, family challenges, school struggles, and needed emotional assistance. In the last five years, I have assisted families and individuals struggling with addiction and co-occurring disorders. My style is focus on the allowing the individual a
Past work includes individual and family counseling, running diversion groups, and conducting dual diagnosis therapy. I have provided chemical dependency evaluations for the last five years for various agencies. My focus is on cognitive behavioral intervention through the use of Choice Theory and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior therapy.
Professional interest are in working with people ages 13 and up who are needing assistance with mental health issues, and adults who with co-occurring mental health and substance use issues.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Beacon
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 13 Years
  • School: University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Year Graduated: 2007
  • License and State: 1054 Nebraska

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: LADC / 1229
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Location

Focus C3
11069 I Street
Omaha, NE 68137
(531) 233-0912
Offers video and phone sessions

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Specialties
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Addiction
  • Life Transitions
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Family Systems
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Anita Akers, LIMHP, LDAC, Counselor in Omaha

Anita Akers

Counselor, LIMHP, LDAC