University of Nebraska Medical Center

Counseling Staff

Each of our counselors is licensed to provide mental health therapy and/or substance abuse treatment in the state of Nebraska. Our staff provide a safe, confidential atmosphere where personal concerns can be openly explored within a culturally sensitive context. Medical referrals are available if needed.

Email to counselors is not monitored at all hours. If you need to make an appointment or speak to a counselor, please call 402-559-7276. If experiencing a mental health emergency and in need immediate assistance, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

CAPS Counselors

Director of Counseling and Psychological Services (he/him)


Jeff Knapp

Clinical Counselor (she/her)


Kaitlin Carlson
Hilary Jenkins

Clinical Counselor