Breaking the Cycle of Violence

Heather Duhachek-Chase, MS, LIMHP

Heather founded Generation Hope in 2011. She is currently licensed by the state of Nebraska as a Licensed Independent Mental Health practitioner and acts as the supervising practitioner for Generation Hope. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Nebraska Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Coalition, the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council, and also previously served on the Nebraska Coalition for Juvenile Justice. 

 Heather earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Nebraska Kearney in 2001. She went on to earn her Master of Science degree in Community Counseling in addition to a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Nebraska Omaha in 2007. 

Heather has had the opportunity of working in many different environments including juvenile detention centers, boys group homes, inpatient drug treatment facilities, as well as working in both in-home and in-office mental health positions. Her rich experiences have shaped her focus from what once was a career to a passion for helping others. Being a survivor herself, Heather continues to work collaboratively with many agencies to obtain more positive outcomes for those in need and has been a part of working on legislation to improve our current laws. 

Heather has had additional training in DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy), PCIT (Parent Child Interaction Therapy), and is currently fulfilling requirements to become nationally certified in TF-CBT (Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy).

Founder & CEO of Generation Hope, Mental Health Practitioner, Supervising Practitioner

Generation Hope Family

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