Omkar Sawardekar, MSW, LICSW

Omkar Sawardekar (he/him/his), brings a holistic cultural lens to his practice that is deeply informed by his unique personal journey. Omkar is currently a therapist at PrairieCare’s inpatient hospital facility for children and adolescents providing individual, group, and family therapy. Additionally, Omkar is an organizational consultant for projects focused on organizational and systemic change. Previously, Omkar was a therapy fellow at RECLAIM, supporting LGBTQ youth and a case manager for those diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness. Omkar has a background in technology, business, fundraising, and non-profit work. Driven by the tenets that relationships rooted in community are central to individual and societal healing and that the best healing practices grow from interdisciplinary methodologies, Omkar is committed to collaboratively developing approaches that advance and integrate culturally responsive care.