My name is Jamal Morton and I am a Licensed independent Mental Health Practitioner(LIMHP) in the state of Nebraska. I earned my Bachelors Degree at Bellevue University in Behavioral Science and earned my Masters Degree in 2015 from Bellevue University in Clinical Counseling. My practice has focused on clients with co-occurring disorders. I specialize in working with individuals who experience difficulty controlling anger, anxiety, depression, abuse/neglect, parenting difficulties, addiction, stress, grief, trauma, lack of coping skills, mood disorders, and personality disorders. I have expertise in working with diverse multicultural populations. I value a collaborative approach and want to provide the support you need to grow in a safe space.
I would describe my approach as empathetic, warm, goal oriented, and client centered. I use Solution Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing to help my clients set goals and objectives, work through their traumas, and to take positive steps to move forward in their lives.
I look forward to working with you.
Jamal Morton MS, LIMHP
Also experienced in:
LGBT, Relationship issues , Family conflicts, Intimacy-Related Issues, Parenting issues, Coping with Life Changes, Control Issues, Career Difficulties, Mood Disorders, Personality Disorders, PTSD, Process Addiction
Additional areas of focus:LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, BDSM, Kink, Alternative Sex Culture, Blended Family Issues, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Divorce and Separation, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Fatherhood Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Multicultural Concerns, Narcissism, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Post-traumatic Stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Self-Love, Sex Addiction, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexual Dysfunction, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Somatization, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
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Jamal does an amazing job of making me feel comfortable. He not only values my faith and my experiences, but he is able to point out when I need to look at situations from a different point of view. I am a very strong female and personality, and he was a great fit for me! I enjoy the growth that I have been having, as well as the laughs. It takes a lot to make me feel so comfortable in such a short time. I am so thankful that I have found the right therapist for me.
Written on Mar 30, 2023 after therapy with Jamal for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, grief, and coping with life changes
I liked Jamal when I first met with him, I felt like we connected and he could help me on my healing journey. He then canceled my next appointment the day of, not even an hour before the appointment. He then no showed my next 2 appointments. I was looking for help and was left empty handed. I hope in the future Jamal is better organized with his clients.
Written on Dec 05, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching
Jamal is kind, and understanding. I have no problem opening up and discussing those things I wouldn't want to talk to anyone else about.
Written on Dec 05, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, sleeping disorders, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd
Relatable, precise, knowledgeable, experienced, genuine, understanding, and supportive. He's also very patient, attention, and consistent.
Written on Nov 01, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fa
Jamal has been the best therapist I could’ve asked for. He’s been so understanding and helped me take everything one step at a time at my own pace. I truly feel like he’s in my corner rooting me on everyday and it’s helped so much!
Written on Oct 25, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and adhd
Very nice guy and easy to talk to! Good advice given.
Written on Oct 18, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 2 weeks on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem
I'm very happy that I found Jamal. Therapy with him is just like talking to a friend. Highly recommend. :)
Written on Oct 15, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and bipolar disorder
I have been working with Jamal for over year on my severe trauma and abuse issues and he is not only extremely accepting and empathetic as a person but he is a really skilled and experienced professional. He is able to handle whatever you are struggling with and bring to him with the greatest sensitivity, kindness and intelligence. I highly recommend reaching out to him, you will get the care and support you need.
Written on May 06, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 1 year and 2 months on issues concerning depression, trauma and abuse, and intimacy-related issues
Super chilled... makes you feel like you having a fat chat with a friend
Written on Feb 24, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, parenting issues, self esteem, and adhd
Jamal is a caring person who takes time to understand personal situations and recommend effective strategies.
Written on Feb 23, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 8 months on issues concerning addictions
Jamal has been an outstanding therapist by being flexible, responsive and willing to meet me where I am. He listens and provides useful recommendations and co-creating solutions to many issues I face while also helping me recognize the progress and success I've had in making the changes I want to make. I've had in already taking action. I would highly recommend him as a therapist.
Written on Jan 13, 2022 after therapy with Jamal for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and coping with life changes
Jamal is kind, wise, and helpful, and after speaking to him I was able to find clarity and feel peaceful about family issues that were bothering me.
Written on Dec 13, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 1 month on issues concerning family conflicts
Jamal has been a wonderful counsellor and I've had a great experience working with him for the past 6 months. I've been able to grow into a more positive person to overcome obstacles that triggered my anxiety and hindered my confidence. Each session was incredibly resourceful and Jamal has been nothing but patient, kind and empathetic. I really appreciate all that he has done to help me become a more motivated, happier and resilient person.
Written on Dec 04, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and self esteem
Jamal is amazing. He is a good listener and retains the information previously shared. He shows up on time to our sessions and provides perspective to the challenges I'm facing.
Written on Nov 03, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 2 months on issues concerning family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd
I have been working with Jamal for the past few months. He has professionally helped me deal with specific problems that I had in the past. He was extremely helpful in helping me find solutions to various problems I have faced and helped me get out of a
Written on Oct 27, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, coaching, adhd, and coping with life changes
Jamal is compassionate, empathetic and insightful and helped me to work through my feelings during a very difficult period in my life. Highly recommend his services!
Written on Aug 27, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and coping with life changes
The time I've spent with Jamal has been very helpful. Being able to express myself and receive feedback on how to approach my days is great. I'm grateful. My days are brighter, constructive and more purposeful. When I have negative thoughts I can address them validate them and figure out my next steps to move forward. I'm glad I signed up for therapy.
Written on Aug 26, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 2 months on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, anger management, career difficulties, and compassion fatigue
Jamal is an incredible counselor, and I have thoroughly enjoyed my experience working with him. From our first session, Jamal was attentive, kind, and compassionate. I felt like I was able, to be honest, and straightforward about my issues because he has an accepting and non-judgemental approach when it comes to sessions. When I first started counseling I was nervous and unsure what to expect but Jamal worked with me to create goals and solutions to help me move forward in my personal and professional life. He has been a tremendous resource, ally, and supporter in my life and I greatly appreciate all that Jamal has done for me.
Written on May 31, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
Very helpful and supportive through every aspect.
Written on May 19, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, self esteem, and anger management
Jamal is very easy to talk to, like a friend or a brother. During our sessions I felt as though he not only listened well, but also clearly understood my concerns. I appreciate the different analogies he’d use, as it helped to keep key things in my mind and it was easy to recall them outside as I’m going throughout my day. Needless to say I enjoyed working with Jamal, and can’t thank him enough for his help
Written on May 07, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and trauma and abuse
Very friendly and relaxed. It’s like talking to a friend! Very easy to open up to.
Written on Mar 23, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and anger management
He is an amazing counselor. During our initial phone call he was very attentive and his questioning style makes you feel like you’re having a regular conversation with a new friend and he sets a relaxing environment. At no point during the session did I feel judged or that maybe he wouldn’t understand my background. I would definitely recommend him to other people.
Written on Mar 09, 2021 after therapy with Jamal for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, self esteem, compassion fatigue, and adhd
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