Phone: 402-614-6287
Our staff has over 70 combined years of mental and spiritual healthcare experience. Our staff consists of practitioners who are trained in mental health, theology, and pastoral ministry.

Justin Hannemann

Rev. Justin Hannemann


Justin’s Bio

Justin Hannemann
Marriage and Family Therapist, Executive Director

  • Master of Arts in Counseling and Human Development from Saint Louis University
  • Master of Divinity from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis
  • Doctor of Philosophy from Saint Louis University
  • Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner in Nebraska
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Nebraska
  • Fellow with the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Trained Filial Family Therapist
  • Trained LifeStar Therapist for Sexual Addiction and Compulsion
  • Practice and Research interests include Couple Relationships, Attachment Theory in Children and Adults, and the Integration of Faith and Psychology
  • Experience working in both clinical and congregational settings

Mark Hannemann

Rev. Dr. Mark Hannemann

D. Min., LMHP

Mark’s Bio

Rev. Dr. Mark Hannemann
Pastoral Counselor

  • Master of Divinity from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis
  • Doctor of Ministry from Luther Seminary in Pastoral Care and Counseling
  • 32+ years of experience as a pastor, including experiences as high school and college instructor, counseling center director, coach and radio program host
  • Licensed Mental Health Practitioner since 1995
  • Member, American Association of Christian Counselors and American Association of Pastoral Counselors
  • Special areas of clinical interest include grief, trauma, crisis intervention and depression

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Rev. Dr. Roger Kruger

D. Min., LIMHP

Roger’s Bio

Rev. Dr. Roger Kruger
Pastoral Counselor

  • 19 Years of Experience as a Therapist
  • Previously the Director of “Partners In Caring.” A ministry of Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska.
  • Fellow with the American Association of Pastoral Counseling
  • Doctor of Ministry Degree in Pastoral Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner in Nebraska
  • 25+ years of experience as a parish pastor, serving congregations in Arkansas and Colorado


Katie Reutzel


Katie’s Bio

Katie Reutzel
Registered Dietitian, Coordinator of Lifestyle Transformation

  • Master of Science in Nutrition and Health Sciences from University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Doctor of Philosophy from University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Anticipated Graduation: May 2017
  • Registered Dietitian, Nationally
  • Licensed Medical Nutrition Therapist, Nebraska
  • Adjunct Professor at the University of Nebraska-Omaha
  • Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • 6 years as a Registered Dietitian, including experiences as guest lecturer at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, community presenter, nutrition counselor and sports nutritionist
  • Previously the Coordinator of the “UNL Healthy Lifestyles Program”


Venita Steinbauer


Venita’s Bio

Venita Steinbauer

  • Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Provisionally Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Nebraska
  • 17 years practice in Corporate Consulting and Coaching: The Gallup Organization, Kenexa
  • 20 years practice in Personality Assessment
  • 5 years Grief Group Facilitation
  • 3 years Freshman Counselor; Concordia University Counseling Office
  • 2 years Clinical Internship: Blue Valley Mental Health System, UNL Family Resource Center


Stacey Swan


Stacey’s Bio

Stacey Swan

  • Certified and Rostered Director of Christian Education
  • Bachelor of Arts in Theology – Concordia University Nebraska
  • Master of Science Community Counseling—University of Nebraska Omaha
  • Adjunct Professor at Concordia University Nebraska
  • Therapeutic Experiences include: On call in Intensive Out-Patient Therapy at Immanuel Hospital in Child and Adolescent Program  as well as Geriatric Program, Trauma Group Therapy at Douglas County Detention Center, 5 years of  part–time Private Practice, training in LifeStyle Transformation Program (a Food Addiction Treatment Program)
  • 4 years of church work as a Campus Ministry Coordinator – Omaha
  • Areas of treatment include: Anxiety, Depression, Parenting, Marriage Counseling, Conflict Resolution