Janet P

Janet provides telehealth services for our Iowa City and Des Moines locations. She graduated with her BSN from Florida Atlantic University, her MSN from Keiser University, and her PHMP from Wilkes-Barre University, and has been practicing as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner since 2016. Janet has a special interest in treating those with substance use disorders, focusing on relapse prevention and harm reduction through use of medication-assisted treatment. Other mental health areas of interest include mood, anxiety, eating, and personality disorders, OCD, and PTSD.

Grace R

Grace started working in the mental health field in 2018 in a variety of capacities including a direct support professional, care coordinator/case manager, and in crisis stabilization. She joined the CFR team in January 2023 as an Outpatient Counselor in Iowa City. Grace has a bachelor’s degree from Upper Iowa University with a dual major in Psychology and Criminal justice. She passed her tCADC exam in March 2023 to become a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and is currently working on a master’s in clinical Mental Health Counseling.

Jackie J

Jackie is a Gambling Treatment Counselor in our Iowa City location. She graduated from Iowa Wesleyan College with a bachelor’s in Human Services and Criminal Justice and has an associates degree from Southeastern Community College with an emphasis in Chemical Dependency Counseling.

She has over 15 years of experience in human services, including providing prevention education to adolescents in our community through Life Skills training and giving them information on vaping, alcohol and other drugs. She has experience working with people who have mental health concerns and integrating them into our community.

Currently, she is working on a new approach and available treatment with problem gambling.