Jill Zlomke McPherson, MA, LIMHP, Executive Director
Ms. Zlomke is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner and graduated with a Masters in Educational Psychology-Community Counseling from the University of Nebraska in 2005. She began her career as a therapist at NMHC before serving as Treatment Coordinator at Excelsior Youth Centers (a residential treatment center), in Aurora, Colorado. Most recently, Ms. Zlomke was the Director of Outpatient Treatment at Pediatric Psychology Associates in Beatrice, Nebraska. Her areas of specialization include cognitive behavioral therapy, interpersonal relationships and healthy communications, PTSD, and general mental health services surrounding issues of depression, anxiety, and adjustment disorders. Ms. Zlomke has specific expertise in assessing and treating adolescent females and young women with severe symptoms including traumatic histories such as domestic violence, abuse and sexual offense victims.
Lee Zlomke, Ph.D., DABPS, Clinical Director
Dr. Zlomke is a licensed psychologist and a Diplomate in Child Psychological Specialties. He has focused most recently in forensic psychology in developmental disabilities, children/families and adolescents. He provides evaluation and treatment services in Lincoln and Beatrice. He specializes in behavioral psychology assessments and interventions for children, adolescents, families and forensic clients. He has provided clinical direction and special consultations for numerous agencies regarding patients with severe and persistent mental illness/behavior disorders. Dr. Zlomke began his relationship with NMHC in September 2005. He is the founder and CEO of Pediatric Psychology Associates, a private psychology practice based in Beatrice, Nebraska.
Lisa Logsden, Psy.D., Staff Psychologist
Dr. Logsden is a fully licensed psychologist who completed her doctorate at California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University in San Francisco. She provides treatment and psychological evaluations at both the Lincoln and Fremont offices. She specializes in children and families, adolescents, autism spectrum disorders (particularly Asperger's Disorder), severe and persistent mental illness, and substance abuse treatment. Dr. Logsden has been with NMHC since November 2010.
Cynthia Miller, Psy.D.
Dr. Miller completed her internship at NMHC during the 2011-2012 year and is now in her first year in the NMHC residency program. She received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Marshall University in Huntington, WV. Her doctoral program emphasized training generalist practitioners equipped to deal with the unique challenges facing rural and under-served populations. Dr. Miller coordinates the services provided at the Beatrice office and also sees patients in the Lincoln and Fremont offices. Dr. Miller has specialized experience in the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic brain injury and other neurologically based disorders. She has specific research interests related to traumatic brain injury, non-epileptic seizures, and other neurological impairments.
Klaus Hartmann, M.D.
Dr. Hartmann is a fully licensed psychiatrist and is a graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Program. He joined NMHC on a part-time basis starting in October 2011.
Natalie Swift, Psy.D.
Dr. Swift is a provisionally licensed psychologist. She has expertise in developing helping relationships and specialized interventions with culturally diverse clients. Dr. Swift currently works with persons with developmental disabilities and co-occurring mental health challenges and forensic assessments of patients disabilities
Sean Thomas, Psy.D. Dr. Thomas is a provisionally licensed psychologist with several years of experience assessing and treating persons with sexual offending behaviors and dangerous aggressive behaviors. He has expertise and interests in neuropsychological assessment and treatment planning.
Kaylene Finney, LCSW
Ms. Finney is a Licensed Care Social Worker and has extensive experience in human services.
Stephanie Kentopp, MA, LMHP, CPC
Ms. Kentopp is a Licensed Mental Health Practitioner specializing in the mental health care of individuals and families. Stephanie is trained in the ASI and CASI substance abuse structured assessment model. She also specializes in the care of substance-dependent patients who also have behavioral health needs. She will provide clinical services to NMHC's outpatient substance abuse treatment services and alcohol education programs.
Nancy Heller, MA, LMHP, CPC
Nancy Heller is a Licensed Mental Health Practitioner who began working for NMHC in December 2001. She specializes in geriatrics and faith-based treatment. Ms. Heller graduated in May 2000 with a Master of Arts from Grace University. In recent years, Ms. Heller has been an independent contractor working with NMHC focusing primarily on in-home therapy for the elderly.
Thomas McPherson, Practice Administrator
Mr. McPherson is in charge of community outreach efforts, IT, and general administration of the practice. He is a native of Colorado who moved to Nebraska in 2010.
Rose Zlomke, MA, LMHP, HR/QA Coordinator
Mrs. Zlomke served as Quality Assurance Program Specialist and Policy Coordinator at a State of Nebraska facility in Beatrice, Nebraska for 14 years. Mrs. Zlomke currently works for the Department of Health and Human Services, Health Promotion Division in Lincoln where she coordinates health promotion and community education efforts. She is also a Licensed Mental Health Practitioner and has a Masters degree in Early Childhood Education. Mrs. Zlomke will oversee everyday work flow of the office, update documentation as needed, and coordinate quality assurance activities for the practice.
Pam Ward, Accounts Manager
Ms. Ward brings over 20 years of experience in medical and mental health billing to NMHC, helping both our staff and our patients with the difficult and ever-changing landscape of insurance and billing.
Valerie Fisher, Patient Care Coordinator
Ms. Fisher is NMHC's primary scheduling coordinator. Along with her history as a nurse and caregiver, she has years of experience coordinating the care you need. She specializes in helping you make the most of the NMHC services by scheduling appointments and working directly with clinical staff and patients on their upcoming health care needs.
Typhannie Mitchell, Patient Care Coordinator
Ms. Mitchell joined NMHC in 2012. She graduated with an associate's degree in human services from Southeast Community College in Lincoln and handles scheduling as well as patient archives.
* - 2012-2013 Psychology Intern