Karrie Barnes holds a master’s degree in counseling from the University of Nebraska – Omaha and a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. She is a provisionally licensed mental health practitioner, and a k-12 certified school counselor. Karrie has extensive experience working with children, young adults and families and is trained facilitator for the Love and Logic Parenting program. She is well-versed in many therapeutic approaches and especially embraces strength-based and positive counseling techniques. With a combined total of more than 25 years of education and counseling experience, Karrie’s experience has helped hundreds of individuals reach their goals.
Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Codependency, Communication Problems, Divorce and Separation, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Impulsivity, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Money and Financial Issues, Phobias, Postpartum Depression, Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
SD LPC LPC20749
NE LMHP 5488
Karrie was very helpful
Written on Jul 09, 2022 after therapy with Karrie for 4 months on issues concerning parenting issues, and career difficulties
Karrie was so thoughtful, an amazing listener, and helped guide me into learning better ways to take care of myself as well as offering advice and tools. She definitely helped me through what I needed to get through and move forward stronger. <3
Written on May 19, 2022 after therapy with Karrie for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and coaching
She mostly helps me talk my way into my answer!
Written on May 18, 2022 after therapy with Karrie for 4 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, and coping with life changes
Karrie is a patient, kind and empathetic listener. Thanks to her, I was able to grow my sense of selse to a degree where I feel I can face any challenge I might come across. I enjoyed working with her to the fullest.
Written on Apr 28, 2022 after therapy with Karrie for 7 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and coaching
I have only had one session so far, but it was very comfortable.
Written on Apr 04, 2022 after therapy with Karrie for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, depression, self esteem, relationship issues, coping with life changes, adhd, intimacy-related issues, career difficulties, and coaching
Written on Apr 04, 2022 after therapy with Karrie for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and grief