Jea Theis, LICSW

Jea Theis

LICSW
General Information
Online & In-Person Sessions
Female
White/Caucasian

Bio

Jea Theis is a licensed independent mental health counselor and clinical social worker. Jea has been working in the social services and mental health field for twenty years, starting out in the area of family violence, as a men’s domestic violence counselor and CPS worker. After completing her MSW degree, Jea practiced in a community mental health counseling center, worked as a social worker and grief counselor for a home and hospice agency, and has spent many years working children and families impacted by sexual abuse and other trauma. Jea has worked in Private practice for the last six years, and is co-founder of an innovative mental health practice called Omaha Therapy and Arts Collaborative (OTAC), which opened April 2016.
Jea has received specialized training in EMDR, Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Parent-child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Teacher-Child Interaction Training (TCIT), Reflective Supervision and Compassion Fatigue. Jea is passionate about increasing awareness around compassion and caregiver fatigue – providing education and consultation to agencies and supporting those working in helping professions in our community.

Areas of Expertise
  • Anxiety and Stress
  • Compassion Fatigue
  • Parenting Issues
  • Trauma
Additional Specialties
  • Abuse & Domestic Violence
  • Attachment & Codependency
  • Coping with Life Transitions
  • Grief
  • Marriage and Relationships
Treatment Approaches
  • Art Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • EMDR

Jea Theis is a licensed independent mental health counselor and clinical social worker. Jea has been working in the social services and mental health field for twenty years, starting out in the area of family violence, as a men’s domestic violence counselor and CPS worker. After completing her MSW degree, Jea practiced in a community mental health counseling center, worked as a social worker and grief counselor for a home and hospice agency, and has spent many years working children and families impacted by sexual abuse and other trauma. Jea has worked in Private practice for the last six years, and is co-founder of an innovative mental health practice called Omaha Therapy and Arts Collaborative (OTAC), which opened April 2016.
Jea has received specialized training in EMDR, Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Parent-child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Teacher-Child Interaction Training (TCIT), Reflective Supervision and Compassion Fatigue. Jea is passionate about increasing awareness around compassion and caregiver fatigue – providing education and consultation to agencies and supporting those working in helping professions in our community.

Qualifications
License Number: 1444
Type: LCSW
State: Nebraska
License Number: 1383
Type: Other
Type: LIMHP
State: Nebraska
Experience:
12 years

Languages:
English
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