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OUR MISSION

Our goal is to create a collaborative of passionate healthcare professionals with the intent to create a healing culture through integrity, respect, and transparency.

OUR PRACTITIONERS

How We Can Help You

​We are here for you.
Independent Professionals who
truly care about you and your journey.
Kim Anderson

APRN, PMHNP-BC, CNM-BC

Kim Anderson

Kim is a licensed Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. This means she has advanced education and has passed a certification test in this specialty. Kim has twenty plus years of experience taking care of all ages in many different fields. She is also board certified as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Midwife. Kim has worked in hospitals, community health centers and private practice offices. As a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, she is trained to provide psychiatric medication and therapy to people of all ages.

Kim specializes in Prenatal and Postpartum Care, Infertility and Pregnancy Loss, Coping Skills including Stress and Grief, Parenting, Teen and Family Conflict, Weight Concerns and Eating Disorders and Childhood Behavior. She utilizes a holistic approach for medication treatment plans while incorporating traditional and non-traditional approaches.

Kristi Bose

MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FOUNDING PARTNER

Kristi Bose

Kristi is one of the founding partners of Verve Collaborative Health. She is experienced in many areas, including depression, anxiety, mood disorders, ADHD, and peripartum concerns.

Kristi’s passion is functional medicine/psychiatry and strives to provide care to the entire person, collaborating with a variety of providers to offer the best service and to help you find the best version of yourself.

Jen Brigden

LMHP

Jen Brigden

As a therapist, Jen believes that it takes a tremendous amount of courage to reach out for support during difficult times and consider it a privilege to help people along their journey.
For Jen, the most important part of the therapeutic process is the relationship between client and therapist, and she works to cultivate a nurturing and supportive therapeutic environment.

Mark Erickson

LMHP, ATC

Mark Erickson

Who are you outside of being an athlete, teacher, mom, or office worker? With a background in Sports Medicine, Mark has worked with hundreds of athletes, aiding in their physical needs to get them back to full capacity and into competition. Through experience, he has found that, whether on a court or in an office, individuals can only be their best if they are focusing on their entire health and wellness. Their mental game is as, if not more, important as their physical wellness in finding success.

Meghan Herek

LIMHP

Meghan Herek

“The best way out is always through” – Robert Frost.

Meghan hopes to support you through hard times, change, and consistent struggles. She a strong, direct approach that is wrapped with compassion and empathy, and humor! She doesn’t believe that shame is effective in helping us grow or gain insight. Although Meghan will be straightforward, it's her hope that you will not feel ashamed or punished. You might think you are “beyond help”. But the truth is, we all DESERVE therapy. It’s a gift. It’s never too late to begin.

Maraleigh Lewandowski

LMHP

Maraleigh Lewandowski

“Sometimes the bravest and most important thing you can do is just show up.” - Brene’ Brown

As a therapist, Maraleigh honors the courage it takes to make that first appointment, share a story, grieve a loss, process a trauma, trust a person, heal a relationship, and explore new skills. Her passion is in providing a safe and compassionate space for healing, discovery and growth.

Juline Mosser

LIMHP

Juline Mosser

Juline is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP). She provides services to individuals and couples who are seeking support to navigate through life’s challenges. Juline specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, eating disorders, postpartum depression and anxiety, and infertility. As a practitioner in a natural family health practice we will work together to create an individualized approach to help you feel like your best self.

In therapy Juline utilizes a variety of techniques to help you reach your goal. She uses The Gottman Method of couples counseling, CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), psychoanalytic theory, TF-CBT (Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and a variety of other integrative approaches to meet your unique individual needs.

Cari Ott

MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Cari Ott

“You are a human being; you are not a diagnosis” Cari believes that each person deserves to find a provider who will truly listen to their story in order to achieve the best treatment and recovery possible. If you are looking for a holistic provider who will listen to your story and consider your entire symptom profile, Cari may be the perfect fit for you. Together, we can develop a treatment plan to improve your mental health and wellness.

Emily Rokon

LIMHP

Emily Rokon

Whether you have been in therapy before, or it’s your first time, it takes courage to reach out and share your story. Emily's goal as a therapist is to provide a compassionate, caring and safe space for individuals, couples and families to develop positive and healthy changes to improve overall wellness. Having someone to talk to is a powerful tool and you deserve a space to share your thoughts. She's not afraid to face hard things with clients. Emily can hold hope for you even if you are having difficulty accessing that hope for yourself!

Annie Schmidt

PLMHP

Annie Schmidt

You feel like nothing seems to go right and you can never catch a break. You have so much to be thankful for, and yet you are unhappy. You are not alone. All of us have felt this way at one time or another. Whether it is a new or on-going problem, talking to someone can help you transition through these issues. Annie believes you know yourself best and have the answers within you. Utilizing evidence-based practices tailored to each individual, the focus is on helping you achieve your goals and find the answers you are looking for.

Lana Smith

APRN, PMHNP-BC

Lana Smith

Mental health affects every aspect of our life. Mental health conditions are medical conditions just like heart disease and diabetes. Through medication, therapy and encouragement countless individuals find comfort and peace.

Janelle Spoto

CHt, CHC

Janelle Spoto

Janelle is a Certified Hypnotherapist and a Certified Health Coach. She also incorporates energy healing techniques into her sessions. She firmly believes that an individual can heal themselves. Asking for assistance in this process opens the doors for ideas and solutions one would never think of. She loves teaching and demonstrating holistic techniques of whole-body healing. She frequently uses her holistic modalities on herself and promotes this self-healing approach in her sessions.

Megan VanBenCoten

PLMHP

Megan VanBenCoten

“Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change.” -Brene Brown

As a therapist, Megan believes everyone deserves the chance to improve our mental health and develop into the best version of ourselves. Life challenges everyone with physical and mental obstacles, but she will help you break those down and overcome them as we enter this therapeutic journey together.

Jackie Wayman

APRN, PMHNP-BC, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Jackie Wayman

You are the architect of your own life. Jackie partners with you to ensure you have a solid foundation to build on. With nearly a decade in healthcare, Jackie has dedicated her career to helping people feel their best. She is a firm believer that mental health is a complex balance of physical, emotional, and social wellbeing. She empowers you to start today on a new journey, regardless of where you are beginning. Jackie enjoys getting to know people and prioritizes their values, preferences, and needs in creating a comprehensive care plan.

Rachel Losen Wolfe

LIMHP

Rachel Losen Wolfe

“I can tell you because I know you won’t judge me.”
Of all the feedback I have received over the years, this statement from clients is the most often said and the one that gives Rachel the most pride as a professional. Therapy, to her, is a conversation. Through that conversation, you will likely learn more about yourself, your relationships with others, and how you view the world. We will work together to identify your goals and develop a roadmap to get you to your destination.

Susan Ziola

MS, LMHP, LPC

Susan Ziola

Are you struggling to help your child succeed in school or in social settings? Do you feel like things are out of control, or are you “stuck” and unable to get over some of life’s hurdles?

In a confidential, caring environment, Susan's commitment in counseling is to partner with you to identify solutions that work specifically for you. She looks at therapeutic support as helping individuals, couples and families utilize a collaborative approach to promote wellness in all areas of life – physical, mental, emotional, social and spiritual.

Julie Zulkosky

DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FOUNDING PARTNER

Julie Zulkosky

Julie grew up primarily in the Pacific Northwest and moved to Omaha to attend Creighton University and because of numerous opportunities, she now calls Omaha home. Professionally, Julie has worked in acute care for over a decade. Those years have helped her shape her definition of holistic care and the impact it can have on physical and mental patient outcomes. Academically, she is a proud graduate of Creighton University where she received her bachelor’s, master's, and doctorate degrees. That training helped to reinforce her holistic approach by translating evidence-based practice and alternative medicine into plans of care that can maximize patient outcomes.