Optimal Counseling and Consulting

Our Team

Our team of expert, caring therapists will provide the personalized support and guidance you need.

Ryan Evans
MS, LIMHP, LADC

Ryan is a nationally certified counselor, licensed independent mental health practitioner, and licensed drug and alcohol counselor. An Omaha native, he received his Community Counseling degree from the University of Nebraska-Omaha in 2012.


He specializes in addressing depression and anxiety, helping adolescents and adults overcome substance abuse, supporting individuals struggling with chronic illnesses, and building strong family relationships.


After 8 years in private practice as a solo practitioner, Ryan founded Optimal Counseling & Consulting, expanding his practice to better serve the mental health needs of individuals, couples, and families in the Omaha metro area.


Ryan is an avid outdoorsman, exercise enthusiast and food lover.

Education & Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 4 Years
  • School: University of Nebraska Omaha
  • Year Graduated: 2012
  • License No. and State: 4511 Nebraska
  • License No. and State: LADC 1189 Nebraska
  • License No. and State: NCC NBCC

My Approach

Ryan utilizes evidenced based treatment approaches, including cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy and integrated treatment methods.

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