Kaitlyn M. Young, PhD, LMHP, PLP

PsychologyKaitlyn Young, MS, PLMHP
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985380 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5380


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Kaitlyn M Young, PhD (she/her) is a postdoctoral psychology fellow at the Munroe-Meyer Institute specializing in Comprehensive School Mental Health. In her work, Dr. Young consults with schools to understand their needs and implement a mental and behavioral health system that increases access to services and is equitable in its approach. Dr. Young provides individual and family therapy services within the school setting, fostering positive relationships between the home, school, and community. As a faculty trainer for the Mid-America Mental Health Technology Transfer Center, Dr. Young works on several grant funded teams and projects, all with the central aim of increasing access to mental health services in schools. Dr. Young graduated with her doctorate in School Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she completed applied and research experiences in urban and rural schools, promoting access to mental and behavioral health services.

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