Namasté Manney, LMSW is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Social Welfare, founder and Manager of Silver Lining Consulting, LLC. A Kansas native, Namasté has a passion for her home state and serving the community in which she resides. She is a proud member of the board for the Coalition for Homeless Concerns serving Douglas County and volunteers time supporting the DARE center, a drop-in center for warming, cooling and accessing basic personal hygiene resources.
In the past Namasté has worked with adults, veterans and families experiencing homelessness, children and families engaged in state funded family services and ran the local office of Catholic Charities prior to expanding upon several years of crisis work to serve across the state of Kansas.
Namasté is currently the director of Silver Lining Consulting, LLC contracted with Karuna Center, LLC ran by Anissa Pfannenstiel, LSCSW and Raven Rajani, LMSW. Namasté is under supervision with Anissa Pfannenstiel working towards her Licensed Specialist Clinical Social worker credentials. She is also under supervision with Heartland Play Therapy Institute to become a Registered Play Therapist. In addition, she is Lawrence’s only Certified Basic Accelerated Resolution Therapist and is a Brainspotting practitioner.
Starting Spring of 2020, Silver Lining Consulting, LLC will be offering the Safe and Sound Protocol to children and adults.
Namasté has boundless interest in the old, the new and the ever growing research and modalities for treating and improving emotional and physiological states commonly considered symptoms of mental health diagnosis. Particularly those states (or responses) associated with anxiety, trauma, abuse, and PTSD. Namasté combines aspects of many modalities and theories in her approach to providing therapy. These modalities may include Feedback Informed Treatment (FIT), Mindfulness, Somatic, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Picture gazing, energy work, Non-Directive Play therapy, Directive Play Therapy, Brainspotting, Sandtray, Parts work, Accelerated Resolution Therapy, expressive art and more.
You can expect that you or your childs sessions will be individually tailored to meet the unique needs of the individual.
Currently Namaste is accepting clients aged 3 to 70 insured through Kansas Medicaid or whom are uninsured, underinsured or paying out of pocket.
Fee adjustments to standard fee may be available for those who qualify based on income. Silver Lining Consulting, LLC is dedicated to making sure that whenever possible mental health treatments are accessible regardless of insurance. If you are interested in our services but unsure of the affordability, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.
"My goal is to form an attuned alliance with you or your child using an array of evidence based practices to provide you with a holistic, tailored, therapeutic experience. An experience, I hope will facilitate the lasting growth you desire while helping you maintain that exquisite piece that makes you fantastically and unapologetically you".
Read more about Namaste Manney at psychology today.