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Bobbi-Jo Molokken

Bobbi-Jo Molokken, LISW, CCTP, ADHD-CCSP (she/her)

  • LISW, CCTP, ADHD-CCSP licensed in Iowa
  • Services: Individual therapy for adults Telehealth in Iowa and In-Person in Decorah, IA
  • Bobbi-Jo’s message: Hi, I’m Bobbi-Jo an ADHDer and parent of ADHD children. Does it feel like a struggle to manage all the things in your daily life? Do you find yourself easily overwhelmed? Have tension in your relationships? Do you wish to be a great friend/partner/parent/student/employee but feel like you are always falling short? Perhaps you have pain points from the past that you’d like to process. I see and honor the parts of you that are curious about experiencing something different and that are courageous enough to reach out for help. I create a relaxed, non-judgmental space to explore what’s been coming up for you and help you consider what you want your future to feel like.
    • My passion lies in working with executive functioning challenges, trauma, relational concerns, emotional regulation and anxiety. I particularly enjoy working with college students, higher ed professionals, and fellow therapists. I utilize a neurodiversity-affirming perspective. My approach is trauma-informed, holistic, LGBTQ+ affirming and anti-oppressive. I have training in a variety of therapy models and like to use an eclectic approach to meet each client’s personalized needs.
  • Website: www.emotionalhealthpartners.com
  • Phone: 319-435-8212
  • Email: bobbi-jo@emotionalhealthpartners.com
J.D. Neubauer

J.D. Neubauer, PhD, LMFT (They/Them)

  • LMFT licensed in Iowa and Florida (Telehealth only)
  • J.D.’s message: Hi, I go by J.D. and am a neurodivergent therapist and a queer therapist. I work with teens (16 and older) and adults with various mental health problems such as anxiety, depression, and trauma. I particularly enjoy working with LGBTQIA+ clients and have experience working with transgender individuals to help them become their true selves. I use a person-centered approach with all my clients, where they are the expert in the room. This approach also allows for a neurodiverse-affirming environment. I have training in Internal Family Systems (IFS) as well as Intimacy from the Inside Out (IFIO), which is IFS for couples.
  • Website: https://insighttherapygroup.com/j-d-neubauer/
  • Phone: 319-382-8660
  • Email: james@insighttherapygroup.com
Jessica Coleman

Jessica “Jessy” Coleman, LPC (she/they)

  • Licensure: LPC in Virginia, Texas, Colorado, Iowa, and Wisconsin
  • Services: Individual, Group, Teletherapy, In Person
  • In addition to being a therapist, I am also a LISPY trained as a 200-Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT), specializing in psychotherapeutic yoga (2020) and am a Certified Geek Therapist.
  • I believe in individualizing strategies in a collaborative process with the client. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), is my theoretical framework. Acceptance is defined in this therapy from a mindfulness and non-judgmental lens. This accepting perspective is a base to all of the services provided at Creekside Therapeutics.
  • Phone: (540) 583-6481
  • Email: jcoleman@creeksidetherapeutics.com
  • Website: www.creeksidetherapeutics.com
  • Social media: @creeksidetherapeutics
Dr. Erica Essary

Dr. Erica Essary, PsyD, CAADC (she/they)

  • Licensure: Licensed Clinical Psychologist licensed in Illinois, Michigan, and Iowa ***I am also a member of PSYPACT.
  • Services: Individual therapy for 18+ adults, teletherapy only at the current time
  • Forms of payment accepted: I accept insurance, HSA, and private pay. I am in network with: BCBS/Anthem, United/Optum, Cigna, Aetna, Humana, Magellan, and Medicare. I am also contracted to several EAPs such as Lyra and Modern Health.
  • Erica’s message: I am a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor based in Illinois providing teletherapy services in all current PSYPACT states and also Iowa. As queer and non-binary person, my goal is to create an affirming space for people to explore their identities, navigate transitions, and improve the quality of their lives. I use an integrative, harm reduction approach that draws from multiple therapy modalities, focusing on the relationships clients have with others and with themselves. We work together to identify patterns, current issues, and places where clients feel stuck and help them find a way forward though discovering new perspectives and making changes in their daily lives. I can assist with finding ways to create an authentic and neurodivergent affirming life rather than feeling forced to fit into a neurotypical world. My practice celebrates Queer, Trans, Kink, CNM, and neurodivergent lives and I have lived experience in all of these communities.
  • Email: info@drericaessary.com
  • Phone: 630 310 9957
  • Website: www.spectrum-psychological-services.com
Carmen Ramirez-Kinsey

Carmen Ramirez-Kinsey, LMHC

  • Licensure: LMHC (WA & IA)
  • Services: Individual teletherapy only
  • Payment accepted: Private pay and and insurance (BCBS, Aetna, and Oscar Health).
  • Carmen’s message: Clarity Through Therapy offers an individualized therapeutic experience by bringing authenticity and strength to adults to align mental, physical, and overall well being.
  • Services: Individual adult therapy, EFT/TFT (emotional freedom technique and thought field therapy), EMDR trained, DBT certified, LGBTQ affirming and trained, ND affirming, CCTP-II (certified clinical trauma professional level 2), and specialized in anxiety and chronic pain.
  • Email: carmen@feelclearer.com
  • Website: https://mentalhealthmatch.com/therapist-profile/iowa/carmen-ramirez-kinsey
Christina Stai

Christina Stai, Psy.D.

  • Licensure: Licensed Clinical Psychologist in IA (079618) and Health Service Provider in IA (080009)
  • Services: Individual therapy for kids – college age (3-early 20s), neuropsychological/psychological assessment for all ages. I am currently providing Telehealth services only, but I have a physical office in SE Iowa, south of Iowa City, with plans to open that for in-person sessions at some point in the future (post-COVID).
  • Forms of insurance accepted: I am INN with Wellmark/BCBS, Mercy/Health Choices, Midlands Choice, and Health Partners. I also accept private pay and can provide superbills upon request.
  • Description of Services: I am an AuDHD licensed clinical psychologist, and I love working with other neurodivergents! I am the co-owner of my own practice, Holistic Resources LLC, where I emphasize a holistic and systems-based approach. I provide testing services for all ages and have developed a particular niche in providing neurodivergent-affirming assessments for adults. I also provide therapy services for kids, teens, and young adults of all neurotypes. In addition to having a passion for working neurodivergent clients, I have extensive experience working with trauma, foster care, and adoption. I additionally have training in navigating disordered eating, particularly when it is impacted by neurodivergence (such as ARFID). *I am also a self-published author and my book “Don’t Pass It On” is available as a paperback, ebook, and audiobook on Amazon or my publishing website, Holistic Publishing LLC.
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Ginny Nikiforos

Ginny Nikiforos, LCSW, ADHD-CCSP (she/her)

  • Licensure: I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in CO, IL, IN, IA, FL, and OH. I also also an ADHD-CCSP (ADHD-Certified Clinical Services Provider).
  • Services: Individual, Couples, Group, in person in IL and teletherapy in IL and other states
  • Payment accepted: Insurance and private pay (insurance is kept up to date on the website which includes Aetna, BCBS, United, Tricare, Medicare and Medicare advantage plans, and a few EAPs)
  • Ginny’s message: At Guiding Behavior, we strive to empower individuals to reach their own meaningful and fulfilling emotional, communication, and behavioral goals. Through individualized and compassionate therapeutic approaches combined with the understanding of behavioral strategies, we help guide individuals and couples in shaping the now and future. We offer psychotherapy and coaching services primarily to adults that are neurodivergent (including ADHD, Autism, OCD, and other forms of neurodivergent brains), have children that are neurodivergent, or in a relationship where neurodivergent support can be beneficial. Our primary therapeutic modalities include Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Exposure-Response Prevention (ERP), and Inference-Based CBT (I-CBT) depending on one’s needs. We can support ADHD, Autism, OCD, anxiety, depression, and trauma-related concerns.
  • Email: gnikiforos@guidingbehavior.com
  • Phone: 773-217-0478
  • Website: www.guidingbehavior.com
Sarah Blader

Sarah Blader, LISW (She/Her)

  • Licensure: LISW (05943) in Iowa
  • Services: I’m a neurodivergent therapist who specializes in working with autistic adults and adults with ADHD, depression, anxiety, and/or trauma. I work with clients throughout Iowa. Your choice if in person at The Center for Self office in Cedar Rapids or through telehealth. I utilize CBT, CPT, ACT, & EMDR.
  • Payment accepted: Currently approved for Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Will provide superbills for other commercial insurances. Have applied for credentialing with other insurances. Accept private pay, will work together on a payment plan. Currently at maximum for pro bono and sliding scale.
  • Sarah’s message: We will work together to improve your understanding and acceptance of you. I will also teach different coping mechanisms for dealing with the challenges that you face. I will do this in a way that is respectful, validating, and affirming. I wish you well!
  • Phone: 319-435-1677
  • Email: sarah.blader@thecenterforselfllc.com
  • Website: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists/sarah-e-blader-cedar-rapids-ia/810707 and https://www.thecenterforselfllc.com/
Olivia Outlund

Olivia Outlund, LMSW (She/Her/Hers)

  • Licensure: LMSW (113223) in Iowa
  • Services: Individual counseling for adults 18 years and older
  • Payment accepted: Insurance (BCBS), private pay, sliding scale
  • Olivia’s message: I am a mental health counselor who specializes in ADHD and autism and takes a neuro-affirming approach to therapy. Most of my experience has been working individually with adults to support them from a place of curiosity, compassion, and encouragement. My aim is to collaborate with you on your goals from a place of unconditional positive regard.
  • Email: CounselorOutlund@gmail.com
  • Phone: 3194715152
  • Website: https://www.carnahancounseling.com/about-olivia
Kalen Zeiger

Kalen D. Zeiger, tLMFT (they/them/theirs)

  • Licensure: tLMFT (112891) in Iowa, USA
  • Services: I offer in-person and telehealth individual therapy, couples/partners therapy, family therapy, and group therapy. I also provide WPATH-based psychosocial assessments and write letters of support for gender-affirming care.
  • Payment accepted: Most insurance is accepted, and private pay is accepted.
  • Kalen’s message: I am a queer therapist at Prism Therapy Group under clinical supervisor Jess Pladsen, LMFT #000397. I utilize postmodern therapy models to focus on queer-affirming care and on trauma, adjustment, anxiety, depression, and stress disorders in the queer population.
  • Email: kalen@prismtherapygroup.com
  • Phone: (319)208-2352
  • Website: https://www.kalenzeiger.com/ and https://prismtherapygroup.com/

Krista Brittain, PsyD (She/her)

  • Licensure: Psychologist (001192) in Iowa
  • Services: Neurodivergent affirming Therapeutic Assessment; consultation; educational programming for schools (ex: Creating Neurodivergent Affirming Classrooms)
  • Payment accepted: Insurance, private pay, super bill
  • Krista’s message: Therapeutic Assessment is a collaborative approach to the assessment process in which clients and I work as a team to direct the process and understand the findings. I’m passionate about providing ND affirming care through this process. In person, telehealth, and blended assessments available.
  • Email: Drkrista@kristabrittainpsyd.com
  • Phone: 5158682753
  • Website: www.KristaBrittainPsyD.com