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Carrie Gottschalk

Extension Educator - The Learning Child at Nebraska Extension

Carrie has spent the past 20+ years in the fields of education and mental and behavioral health working with children, adolescents and their families.  Her past professional experiences include Boys Town, Peru State College, Cedars Youth Services, and private practice.  Carrie specializes in early childhood mental health, and is trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, EMDR, Child Parent Psychotherapy, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, and Theraplay.  In her current role as an Extension Educator on the Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension, Carrie is dedicated to providing and promoting evidence-based practices for parents and providers of young children.  Her focus includes strengthening the social-emotional development of young children through fostering secure adult-child relationships.