To the person immobilized by mental illness, we are a road to recovery.

Catholic Charities provides a place of hope and healing that helps move people, individuals, and their families into better situations.

For more information about our programs, or to arrange a confidential assessment for yourself or a loved one, please call (402) 554-0520.

Our Services

Outpatient Treatment

Catholic Charities of Omaha has been providing counseling services for over 30 years.  Services are offered at our Sheehan Center location or within the parish/school setting. 

Our experienced clinicians and staff are licensed to treat mental health and substance use disorders. For more information or to make an appointment, call 402-554-0520. 

Counseling services are provided by:
Joan E. Huss, MA, LIMHP, LADC
Sarah Thibault, LIMHP, LADC, LIMFT


Marriage and Family Counseling for issues such as:

  • Grief and loss (death, divorce, etc.)
  • Marriage and couple counseling 
  • Behavioral Problems
  • Relationships
  • Parenting
  • Intimacy

Mental Health Counseling 

  • Anxiety, Trauma
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Suicide
  • Social Acceptance

Substance Use Disorders 

  • Substance Use Evaluation
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Support

School Mental Health Services

Catholic Charities provides mental health services grounded in Catholic values and Catholic social teaching, for school-aged students in several Catholic schools in the metro Omaha area.  

All services are provided by a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner and are provided on site at school in a confidential manner. 


Individual and Family Counseling
School Consultation Resource
Education about mental health and suicide prevention for school staff, students, and families as requested
Suicide Prevention Training
Crisis Response/Support
Family Team Meetings

Needs Addressed

Peer Issues
Behavioral Issues 
Substance Abuse
Social Media Concerns 

Positive Outcomes

Improved social competency
Improved behavioral and emotional functioning 
Improved GPA
Improved access to care
Cost Savings