Brenda Shultz is the Co-Owner and Administrative Assistant at Monty Shultz Counseling & Neurofeedback. Brenda has a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln in Sociology. After working 6 years in different environments of direct care with children and adolescents, Brenda worked for Health & Human Services for almost 20 years. She supervised child abuse/neglect, adult protective services and juvenile parole for 14 of those years. Brenda is the billing specialist in our office and receives all the incoming referrals for the therapists in all of our offices.
Libby Haag is a Provisionally Licensed Mental Health Practitioner who received her Bachelor’s in Psychology in 2017 and her Master of Clinical Mental Health Counseling in 2019. Libby is interested in providing mental health services that involve parenting issues, survivors of abuse, trauma and grief/loss. She is interested in working with all populations including children, adolescents, adults, families, and couples. Libby provides telehealth services to clients in Central Nebraska.
Jacob is a Provisionally Licensed Mental Health Practitioner who received his Master of Clinical Mental Health from the University of West Alabama. Jacob completed his internship with Monty Shultz in the spring, 2021 in Kearney. Jacob has focused on supporting Veteran’s, behavior disordered youth and their families as well as young adults with diverse backgrounds. Jacob is certified in Cognitive Processing Therapy and Neurofeedback. He offers services for individuals and families through a mindfulness approach, motivational interviewing as well as person-centered therapies. Jacob offers in office as well as telehealth sessions in our Kearney office.
Sara is a Provisionally Licensed Clinical Social Worker who received her Master of Clinical Social Work degree from the University of NE – Omaha. Sara has previously worked at the Veterans Administration and has experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities, children, and adolescents. Sara enjoys working with issues involving depression, grief/loss, developmental disabilities, trauma, PTSD, and child/adolescent behavioral disorders. Sara sees clients in person in Ravenna, Grand Island and offers school based services in Grand Island Public schools. Sara also offers telehealth services to those in the surrounding area.
Meredith is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner who received her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from University of NE Kearney. Meredith enjoys working with behavioral disordered teenagers, LBGTQ community, persons who have been victims of human trafficking, and will provide faith based counseling. Meredith also provides couple/marital therapy. She is certified with Probation to administer the SASI and CASI as well as completing substance abuse evaluations. Meredith is certified in EMDR. Meredith sees clients in Grand Island, Loup City, Ravenna and Kearney.
Heather is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker who received her Master of Clinical Social Work degree from the University of NE –Omaha. She has previously worked with older adults in long-term care, individuals transitioning back into the community after hospitalization as well as with children and families involved with the foster care system. She has training in Trauma-Informed Care, Motivational Interviewing, CBT, DBT, Interpersonal Process Therapy, Strength-Based Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapy. Heather will also provide faith based counseling. Heather is also certified in EMDR. She enjoys working with people of all ages including pre-school aged children and couples. Heather sees clients in our Kearney location and also offers telehealth services for the surrounding communities.
Counseling & Neurofeedback
At Monty Shultz Counseling & Neurofeedback we believe in creating a relaxed but knowledgeable environment in order to allow our patients the opportunity to work toward healthy breakthroughs with our counselors and staff. Our staff stays up-to-date with contemporary developments in diagnosis and treatment in order to ensure that they are always treating our patients in the most effective method possible.
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Monty is the Owner of Monty Shultz Counseling & Neurofeedback. He received his Master of Social Work Degree from the University of NE - Omaha and is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker. Monty has provided outpatient mental health and neurofeedback services since 2008. He is trained in providing Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Neurofeedback Therapy, Critical Incident Stress Management therapy, Brainspotting and EMDR. Being a Veteran himself, Monty works with many Veterans in his practice. He also has extensive experience working with reactive attachment disorder, behavior disorders, addictions, domestic violence as well as custody and divorce issues. Our office is a preferred provider for the VA and Probation. We will provide individual, couples and family mental health services for all age groups.
Monty sees clients in Kearney and Grand Island and offers telehealth services.