Psychologist - Dr. Antoni Schutz and Chief Clinical Officer of Parallels Counseling, Independent Contractor at Parallels Counseling
Dr. Antoni Schutz is a clinical psychologist whose passion is to assist people in making healthy changes everyday. She uses her skills to empower others to be more effective, follow their dreams and realize their potential. After spending almost five years in the prison system working exclusively with men who have committed sex offenses, she now works in private practice at Parallels Counseling in Lincoln, Nebraska. She specializes in working with and assessing marginalized groups, transitional issues, personality disorders, addictive behaviors, sexual concerns, and criminal justice issues. Outside of work, Antoni is passionate about sexual health issues, especially regarding women’s health and fertility, as well as appropriate sexual education in our society. Criminal justice reform, including abolishing the way the sex offender registry is currently used is also a top priority. She enjoys being a recruitment advisor for Alpha Chi Omega sorority and a member of the Junior League of Lincoln. In her free time, she loves to dance, read, travel, watch television, hang with friends, or spend time with her husband, Michael and the cutest beagle ever, Daenerys. Antoni loves to learn and is always looking for ways to further her education. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln; a master’s degree in forensic science with an emphasis on behavior from Nebraska Wesleyan; and from the Forest Institute of Professional Psychology, a post-graduate certificate in applied behavior analysis, and master’s and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology. She has been studying Spanish for the past two years at Immersion Language Learning in Omaha.