Meet the Counseling Department

       
Ms. Redinbaugh
6th, 7th, and 8th graders, A-L
Mr. Simmons
6th, 7th, and 8th graders, M-Z
Mrs. Poskochil
School Social Worker for all students
Ms.Jameson
LMHP with Methodist Community Counseling 
Ms. Redinbaugh has been a counselor at Nathan Hale for 5 school years. She can assist with helping navigate your schedule, academic needs, peer issues, home concerns, information on careers, and mental health concerns. She is excited to work with you over the school year. To reach Ms. Redinbaugh you can email her at Jamie.redinbaugh@ops.org or 531-299-7037. You can also contact her on Microsoft teams during morning office hours and lunch 10:45-12:00, or afternoon office hours 2:45-3:05. Mr. Simmons has been a counselor at Nathan Hale for 3 school years. He can assist with helping navigate your schedule, academic needs, peer issues, home concerns, information on careers, and mental health concerns.  He is excited to work with you over the school year. To reach Mr. Simmons you can email him at keith.simmons@ops.org or 531-299-7050. You can also contact him on Microsoft teams during morning office hours and lunch 10:45-12:00, or afternoon office hours 2:45-3:05.

Mrs. Poskochil has been the School Social Worker at Nathan Hale for 4.5 school years. She can assist with peer issues, home concerns, mental health concerns, community resources referrals, and basic needs.  She is excited to work with you over the school year. To reach Mrs. Poskochil you can email her at nina.poskochil@ops.org or 531-299-7061. You can also contact her on Microsoft teams during morning office hours and lunch 10:45-12:00, or afternoon office hours 2:45-3:05.  If you have a specific need, please visit the Nathan Hale website, counselor page to fill out a need’s assessment form, and someone will get back to you regarding your request.

Tabitha Jameson is a mental health therapist with Methodist community counseling. She works at Nathan Hale and is here on Mondays and Fridays. She will be offering telehealth sessions to our students during remote learning. To see Ms. Tabitha, you will need to complete a packet and return it to the school. Please contact someone in the counseling center if you need assistance with this. Community Counseling flyer is attached on the back.

 

Request to see a counselor:
https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=tm3mWBshN0q36A72lnQgwf_RS2KR9ZlMnBe-JSZxH7tUMVVNNE1OVkNMMUxVRFhIUEFZSFRYSDBNMi4u

BoysTown National Hotline: 
https://www.boystown.org/hotline/Pages/default.aspx

BoysTown Resources: 
https://www.boystown.org/hotline/Pages/resources.aspx

Your Life Your Voice:
https://www.yourlifeyourvoice.org/Pages/home.aspx

Safe2HelpNE:
https://www.safe2helpne.org/#!

Methodist Community Counseling:
https://www.bestcare.org/methodist-hospital/services/behavioral-health/community-counseling-program/

Griefs Journey:
https://griefsjourney.org/

Region6 Professional Partners:
https://www.regionsix.com/programs/professional-partners/

Nebraska Family Helpline:
http://dhhs.ne.gov/Pages/Nebraska-Family-Helpline.aspx

Goals Center- help with attendance:
https://www.goals-center.org/

Boys and Girls Club:
https://www.bgca.org/

NorthStar Boys Program:
https://northstar360.org/

Girls Inc:
https://girlsincomaha.org/

Urban League:
https://urbanleagueneb.org/

GLSEN Omaha Chapter- LGBTQ resources:
https://www.glsen.org/chapter/omaha

PFLAG- LGBTQ resources:
https://pflag.org/

OPS School based health Centers:
https://district.ops.org/DEPARTMENTS/Student-and-Community-Services/Health-Services/School-Based-Health-Centers#7106427-about-our-sbhc

Financial Assistance for families, food pantries, clothing closets.

Heart Ministry Center:
https://heartministrycenter.org/

Together Inc: 
http://togetheromaha.org/

Heartland Family Service:
https://www.heartlandfamilyservice.org/housing-financial-stability/hardship-assistance/

Eastern Nebraska Community Action Partnership:
https://encapnebraska.org/

St. Vincent De Paul:
https://www.svdpomaha.com/

Cox low cost internet for families that qualify:
https://www.cox.com/residential/internet/connec

Covid-19 Assitance: Click here

Flu shot clinic: Click here for information

Christmas assistance: Click here for information