Meridian Mental Health Practitioner

Mark Aksamit, MPAS, PA-C

Meridian Mental Health Associates

Mark J. Aksamit is a Board Certified, NCCPA, Physician Assistant. Mark Graduated in 2013 from the University of Nebraska Medical Center Physician Assistant Program. His Undergraduate degree is in Psychology with a major emphasis in Biology from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. He has a special interest in the management of Diabetes related mood disorders, but is highly skilled in the management of all mental health related conditions. His expansive knowledge of psycho-pharmacology and own unique experiences as a Type 1 Diabetic have helped mold him into the skilled Mental Health Provider that he is today.

Local Support Centers

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
415 South 25th Avenue/Lasting Hope Annex
Omaha, NE 68131 | 402-345-8101

Safe Harbor Peer Services
Lasting Hope Annex
415 S. 25th Avenue
Omaha, NE 68131 | 402-715-4226

Salvation Army Emergency Community Support Program
Lasting Hope Recovery Center Annex
415 S. 25th Avenue
Omaha, NE 68131 | 402-885-8007

Outpatient Chemical Dependency Evaluation

Alegent Psychiatric Associates
Immanuel – Ike Friedman Building
7101 Newport Avenue, Suite 207
Omaha, NE 68152 | 402-572-2916

Lutheran Family Services
2401 Lake Street, Suite 110
Omaha, NE 68111 | 402-455-9757

National Mental Health Hotlines

Alegent Creighton Health Behavioral Crisis Hotline

402-717-HOPE (4673)

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance


Lasting Hope Recovery Center Community Crisis Line


Mental Health America

TTY: 1-800-433-5959

Nebraska Family Hotline


National Suicide Hotline


National Alliance on Mental Illness

Nebraska: 402-345-8101 Toll-free: 1-800-950-6264

National Institute of Mental Health

Toll-free: 1-866-615--6464
TTY: 1-301-443-8431