If you're looking for a holistic, personalized approach to your mental health and wellness, you've come to the right place! Morgan and her staff believe in an integrative, mind-body approach to determine the why to your symptoms instead of only masking them with a prescription.
Morgan is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with a certificate in Functional Medicine. This specialized education allows her to approach each client's mental health from a holistic standpoint, looking at all aspects of life to determine the underlying cause and assist the client in achieving optimal mental wellness!
Morgan and her staff are happy to provide an integrative approach tailored to each client's situation, desires, and goals while providing the best in potential solutions and optimal living strategies. Through integrating traditional psychiatry care with functional medicine, client's are given an individualized treatment plan beyond what conventional medicine alone can provide.
A Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) is an individual with an advanced nursing degree in mental health. PMHNP's are able to assess, diagnose, plan, implement, and evaluate treatment outcomes related to mental health conditions. A PMHNP delivers care through a combination of therapy and medication management.
Functional Medicine is a specialty that utilizes an individualized approach to determine the underlying cause of a disease. The patient and practitioner evaluate the patient's history and health goals to formulate a treatment plan that oftentimes utilizes a variety of simple tests as well as nutritional and lifestyle interventions. This specialty of medicine seeks to give solutions to problems many individuals struggle to manage with the traditional psychiatry approach alone.
Kathryn is a mental health counselor who comes to Transcend ready to meet her clients with compassion and expertise. She began her career practicing in a community mental health center before developing a successful private practice.
She received her higher education at the University of Northern Iowa where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. She had the honor of graduating with distinction achieving Magna cum Laude, Dean’s List and Psi Chi Honor Society. Her Master of Arts degree in Mental Health Counseling and National Counseling exam gave her the opportunity to serve others fulfilling a life long dream. During her years in practice she pursued further education in many areas and found that after receiving her certification as an EMDR practitioner was able to treat many people for trauma in a life changing way.
She is thrilled for her current position with Transcend which brings her the opportunity to support the mission of mind and body wellness. Having lived in the Cedar Valley for many years she appreciates the vital importance of what Transcend has to offer. She is very much looking forward to serving clients in her role as mental health counselor. She invites you to join her as she dedicates herself to helping others realize their full potential in a holistic environment.
A Licensed Mental Health Counselor is a licensure that allows the counselor to assess and treat mental and emotional health disorders, relationship issues and life challenges. Through various methods of psychotherapy, counselors work with patients to develop meaningful behavior changes. They also offer coping strategies for navigating life's struggles.
Dina is a Licensed Master in Social Work and received her Bachelor and Master's degree from the University of Northern Iowa. This included coursework and training with a trauma-informed care specialization. This unique approach allowed her to develop strong clinical skills and interventions along with holistic and integrated body-based approaches to the treatment of various mental health and life adjustment issues.
Dina has worked with individuals, couples and families in a variety of different settings to help promote their healing and growth, and she has a passion for walking with adolescents and young adults through the various challenges of and difficulties in life. She is seasoned in addressing a variety of issues, including anxiety, stress management, depression, grief and loss, trauma and life adjustment issues. Dina's education, experience and deep-seeded belief in an integrative approach to wellness allow clients the unique opportunity to grow by utilizing both body and mind interventions.
A Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) is a professional license that enables you to practice social work in most states. An LMSW may work in a variety of care or agency settings to deliver therapy, counseling, and life-betterment services to people who need them.
We are currently credentialed with and accepting the following insurances: BCBS, Humana, Midlands Choice, Cigna, UHC, Medicare, Oscar, & more.
Please call your insurance carrier to verify that Transcend is covered under you plan, and to better understand your coverage limits; co-pay, co-insurance, deductible, etc.
Out of pocked fees & fees billed to your Insurance provider are as follows:Initial Holistic Mental Health Evaluation: $250.00 Mental Health Follow-up: 60 minutes $200
All co-pays, or out of pocket fees are due at the time of service. You are required to have a credit/debit card on file to charge at the time of service. This card may also be charged in the event of a no show or late cancellation.
If you are interested in working with Morgan, Dina or Kathryn please call the clinic at 319.553.6919 to talk details and schedule.
At your initial appointment, you will be given a packet to complete prior to seeing your provider. The information you provide is necessary to start her detective-like work and prepare for your evaluation. Morgan, Dina or Kathryn will utilize the history obtained in the first visit from the packet of information and her one on one info gathering session with you, to begin to formulate your treatment plan.
Your first follow up appointment will be 1-2 weeks after where you will meet again with the therapist to determine the direction of preferred treatment, whether it be through pharmaceutical and therapeutic management or additional testing to uncover the root cause of the symptoms. During this visit, the two of you will review your history, obtain additional information, and determine your treatment goals.
Follow up appointments thereafter will be determined based upon client needs and direction of treatment.
Late Cancel & No Show Policies.
Due to the needs of our staff and clients, we require a minimum 24 hours notice for all appointment changes and cancellations. Failure to adhere to this policy will result in a charge of $100, which is not covered by your insurance and will be charged to your credit card on file. In addition, if you are more than 10 minutes late for your scheduled appointment, you may be asked to reschedule and your card may be charged. To avoid these charges, please show up and be on time for all scheduled appointments.
Please note appointment changes or cancellation requests MUST be made via phone 319-553-6919. We can not accept appointment changes or cancellation requests via email or social media posting due to staff accessibility.
Medications will not be refilled outside of normal business hours, or nights and weekends. Please allow 48-72 hours for all refills to be processed. It is your responsibility to request a refill in a timely manner. The best way to achieve this is by alerting your provider at your scheduled visit, of your next refill need. We have the right to refuse refills at any time.
In the event of a mental health emergency, please go to your local hospital emergency department, or call 911.