Melissa (Missy) Lile is a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner and Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor committed to focusing on the underlying needs of mental health and substance use disorders in order to restore clients to their fullest potential. Missy is a graduate of Doane College, Master’s program in Counseling in 2011 and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Bachelor’s program in Psychology in 2007. Missy is a mother and wife who enjoys exercise and dance in her personal life. She has worked in a wide range of background professions, including in-patient forensic major mental health disorders, group and individual therapy for drug and alcohol use disorders, addressing child welfare concerns, and providing in-home therapy for Probation and DHHS youth and families. She is also an approved Nebraska Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (NCDHH) licensed mental health and substance abuse provider. Missy welcomes referrals for adolescent, adult, and family counseling and you will experience a comprehensive approach to prioritizing your current needs. *Fluent in American Sign Language for deaf or hard of hearing clients.