Samantha Byrns

Breakout Speaker

Samantha Byrns, LIMHP, LPC, NCC, IMH-E®

Nebraska Resource Project for Vulnerable Young Children, UNL-CCFL
Assistant Project Director


Samantha Byrns, LIMHP, LPC, NCC, IMH-E® is an Assistant Project Director at the Nebraska Resource Project for Vulnerable Young Children. She is a board certified, licensed independent mental health practitioner with specialized training in trauma-focused interventions and infant and early childhood mental health. Samantha is a State Trainer in Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP) and Integration of Working Models of Attachment into Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (IoWA-PCIT). She is also a Reflective Practice Trainer in the Facilitating Attuned Interactions (FAN) model and provides reflective practice and consultation for therapists and other multidisciplinary professionals, including RS/C for endorsement as she is an Endorsed Infant Mental Health Clinical Mentor. Samantha enjoys facilitating Circle of Security-Parenting and Circle of Security-Parenting Classroom groups and is a member of the Nebraska Counseling Association (NCA), American Counseling Association (ACA) and Nebraska Association for Infant Mental Health (NAIMH).