Welcome to Associates in Counseling and Treatment

Good mental health is essential for the well being individuals of all ages. Modern life can provide a variety of stresses that can have a negative impact on people. Problems can arise at any stage and our therapists can assist with helping you and your family with mental health and substance abuse.

Contact our office today in Lincoln, NE. We can help you and your loved ones resolve your mental health and substance use issues in a caring, compassionate, confidential manner.

ACT is here to help!

Contact our office today in Lincoln, NE. The Associates in Counseling & Treatment can help you and your loved ones resolve your mental health and substance use issues in a caring, compassionate, confidential manner.

 

Unique Solutions

We offer professional assistance on:

 Drug, alcohol and substance abuse, DUI classes

  • Domestic violence intervention (Duluth Model approved by the Domestic Violence Coalition)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and anger management counseling
  • Outpatient and intensive outpatient treatments and interventions, single and group sessions
  • Parent and child conflict, depression, divorce and illness
If you are experiencing any of the above personal or relationship problems, and want to enlist the assistance of professional mental health and substance use disorder counselors, contact the team at Associates in Counseling & Treatment in Lincoln for a confidential consultation today.

ABOUT US

Associates in Counseling & Treatment provides specialized counseling services for individuals and families in Lincoln, NE and the surrounding counties. When you or someone you know begins substance use and mental health counseling you begin a journey toward a better future. We will help you find effective ways to resolve personal issues, develop coping strategies and problem-solving skills, and to help you be able to see the world in a new and brighter light.

Safety and comfort

Associates in Counseling & Treatment provides a confidential, safe and supportive environment. All employees are thoroughly screened for suitability to ensure we can attend to your needs in the most understanding and efficient manner possible. We take care in creating a comfortable and welcoming atmosphere in our waiting area, for everyone so you will always feel at ease. We strive to provide trauma informed care.

Professional care

Our counselors and support staff are trained to make your experience at Associates in Counseling & Treatment as comfortable and productive as possible. We understand that entering into counseling takes great courage and we applaud you for taking a step toward a better future. You will always find compassion, empathy and understanding at our facilities, while also feeling safe and comfortable with us.

Confidentiality and privacy

Associates in Counseling & Treatment’s employees are bound by HIPAA agreements to reinforce their personal commitment to ensuring the utmost respect for your privacy. When you rely on us for counseling services in Lincoln, you’re relying on the discretion of true professionals.
We provide services under the following programs:
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Nebraska, Coventry, Aetna, United Health Care, Midlands Choice and Cigna 
  • Registered Providers with State Probation Administration 
  • Low Income funding available for Evaluations for Southeast Nebraska residents
  • Medicaid funding for Evaluations and Outpatient treatment. 
  • ACT offers a Domestic Violence Intervention Program, 30-week and 36-week classes, based on the Duluth Model and approved by the Domestic Violence Coalition.

We provide services under the following programs:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Nebraska, Coventry, Aetna, United Health Care, Midlands Choice and Cigna 
  • Registered Providers with State Probation Administration 
  • Low Income funding available for Evaluations for Southeast Nebraska residents
  • Medicaid funding for Evaluations and Outpatient treatment. 
  • ACT offers a Domestic Violence Intervention Program, 30-week and 36-week classes, based on the Duluth Model and approved by the Domestic Violence Coalition.

Our Services

Mental Health Counseling

Pre-treatment assessment and therapy for:
  • Mood Disorders 
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder 
  • Anger Management

Alcohol & Drug Treatment

All treatment services are provided by Nebraska provisionally licensed counselors. Our counselors are registered providers with the State Probation Administration.

•  Alcohol & Drug Evaluations
Office and Off Site
Adult and adolescent Evaluations 

•  Outpatient Counseling & Treatment— Individual, Group & Family Sessions
•  Intensive Outpatient Group
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Evenings
6:00 p.m.—9:00 p.m.
•  Alcohol Education/DUI Class
8 & 15 Hour Classes
Must call for available times

Domestic Violence Intervention

ACT offers a Domestic Violence Intervention Program, based on the Duluth Model and approved by the Domestic Violence Coalition and Nebraska Criminal Justice System.
  • Wednesdays: 5:30-7:00 p.m. 
  • Sundays: 2-3:30 p.m.
  • 30-week and 36-week classes

Meet Our Team

Associates in Counseling & Treatment offers licensed, certified, highly qualified and experienced professionals in their areas of expertise. We specialize in helping you resolve substance use, mental health and co-occurring diagnosis problems. Our counselors in Lincoln are dedicated to providing effective, confidential, and compassionate therapy.

K. Rachel Mulcahy, MS, LADC

Rachel, holds a Bachelors Degree in Social Work from Ball State University in Indiana, a Masters Degree from Southern Illinois University, and over 30 years’ experience in human services.

Licensed Alcohol & Drug Counselor in Nebraska. Member National Association of Alcohol & Drug Counselors, ICRC certified. Managing Partner. 

Cheri Cochran, BS, LADC

Cheri, holds a BA in Psychology from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. She served as an officer in the Lincoln Police Department and in Child Protective Services before joining the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services as an alcohol & drug counselor and case manager. Member National Association of Alcohol & Drug Counselors, ICRC certified.

Debra Threats, BS, PLADC

Experience in substance use treatment and case management support. Debra is the group treatment counselor for ACTs Intensive Outpatient Treatment program. 

Heather Rhoden, PLADC

Full time substance use evaluation counselor. More info coming soon.

Jill Johnson, MS, LIMHP, LADC, LPC

More Info coming soon.

Megan Leikam

More Info coming soon.

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