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Mertens Counseling

Helping you heal from life's traumatic and distressing experiences.

Are you tired of feeling like life will never get better? 

Feeling overwhelmed, stressed, or stuck in life? Find it challenging to navigate through your emotions and relationships? Worry that you’ll always be impacted by memories from your past?  Feel like you should be able to “just get over it”?


You’ve come to the right place—there is hope! 


At Mertens Counseling, we believe in a holistic approach to therapy that honors each person's unique experiences and needs. Our team of experienced therapists offers a variety of evidence-based modalities tailored to meet your specific goals and preferences. Whether you're seeking support for anxiety, depression, relationship issues, trauma, or simply want to enhance your overall well-being, we are here to help you embark on a journey towards inner peace and fulfillment.


Individual Therapy: Explore your thoughts, emotions, and behaviors in a safe and supportive environment.


Couples Therapy: Strengthen communication, resolve conflicts, and deepen intimacy in your relationship.


EMDR Therapy: Process and heal from all the traumatic experiences in your life. Visit the "What is EMDR" tab for more information. 

Online Therapy: Access convenient and confidential therapy sessions from the comfort of your own space.


Contact Us

We love helping my clients develop the tools they need to cope with and heal from all of life’s challenges. Contact us with any questions or click here to schedule a session. 

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124 W. 46th Street #207, Kearney, NE 68847



‪(402) 205-5774


The information on this Website operated by Emily Mertens Counseling L.L.C. is for educational and informational purposes only and is not meant to diagnose, treat, or prevent any mental health conditions. The information is not a substitute for professional mental health advice. You should call 911 with any emergency mental health concerns. Although Emily Mertens is a licensed mental health practitioner, you visiting the site does not establish a therapist-client relationship.

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