Tara Sjuts, PH.D., LP

Tara Sjuts, PH.D., LP

Tara Sjuts, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation. She received her Ph.D. in School Psychology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and completed her internship and post-doctoral training at the Munroe-Meyer Institute. Dr. Sjuts conducts her clinic in the Omaha Metro area at a pediatric practice located in LaVista, NE. She provides assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of behavioral health concerns in the primary care setting. Dr. Sjuts’ research interests include improving the integration of behavioral health in primary care, social media and behavioral health, and suicide screening in primary care. Dr. Sjuts also coordinates the Behavioral Pediatrics in Integrated Care internship program and teaches behavioral modification to child and adolescent psychiatry fellows in the UNMC/Creighton program. She supervises post-doctoral fellows, APA Interns, Ph.D. students, and Masters level students in clinical settings.