Journey Through Living is a venture started by Lisa Borchardt in Lincoln, Nebraska. Lisa is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in her 27th year of practice. She continues to assist, counsel and empower victims & survivors of disheartening life events. Lisa walks along side individuals experiencing loss and grief. She helps people identify the tangible and intangible losses they have suffered, release pain and focus on healthy healing & hope.

Ms. Borchardt is a tenured and Full Professor at Nebraska Wesleyan University. She received the honor of being named Hometown Social Worker in 2014 and Social Worker of the Year in 2009 by the National Association of Social Workers, Nebraska Chapter. She earned the Diversity Advocate award in 2003 & 2010, and she was presented the Advocate for Women's Issues award in 2010 from Nebraska Wesleyan University. In September 2014, Lisa was selected as 1 of 15 speakers for Ignite Lincoln 6, where she delivered her speech, “Scars Are Stories...Share Yours!”

Lisa's philosophy is to use a strengths based approach with others. She educates,advocates, challenges and supports individuals as they are seeking their truth. Lisa uses accountability and validation to move people through feelings toward transformation of authentic self, during their unique life journey.

Lisa Borchardt facilitates small group conversations, individual consultations, workshops, sermons, and training's. She delivers presentations and classes at professional conferences, churches, and for various community organizations. 

Journey Through Living offers three services; (1) "Couch Conversations"™ are small group seminars involving you and your support system. Couch Conversations include education and support from the  facilitator and those your invite to participate. (2) Individual consultations are available to enhance capacity for personal and social functioning, assisting with personal adjustment to crisis and transition, and education about creating and sustaining personal change. (3) Workshop presentations are available to be delivered to businesses, agencies, civic & religious organizations, campus groups & classrooms, or any gathering of people. Please see the "services offered" page for descriptions of workshop presentations.


 "A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step," Lao-Tzu

Melisa M. Borchardt & Journey Through Living © ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. 2019.

Contact LISA

Journey Through Living - Lisa Borchardt can be reached during normal business hours at 402.217.3333 or Lisa@journeythroughliving.com.

If you have questions about my services please feel free to contact me directly or use the form below and expect a response within one business day.

Contact Lisa to discuss potential opportunities for: speaking engagements, workshops, individual counseling, group facilitation, or as a keynote speaker.
Twitter: @lisaborchardtNE

Thank you for visiting my website. I look forward to hearing from you, and wish you the best on your journey!

Licensed Clinical Social Worker