Life Connections in Muscatine, Iowa offers a variety of mental health services which help you and your loved ones build healthy relationships, learn coping and wellness tools, and reduce or manage mental health symptoms of concern in your lives. Our team of licensed, skilled mental health professionals in Muscatine are passionate about providing mental health therapy, behavioral counseling, and support for a wide range of mental health and behavioral symptoms and concerns.

 

Our office is conveniently located off of Cedar Street near highway 61 in Muscatine. This office serves the surrounding communities of Fruitland, Nichols, Durant, and Wilton.

 

Contact us today to schedule an appointment:

563-213-5082

2016 Cedar Plaza Dr Ste 1, Muscatine, IA 52761

 

 

Mental Health Services in Muscatine, Iowa

Our mental health therapists based in Muscatine, Iowa offer support and techniques for coping  with and managing anxiety, relationship issues, depression, trauma, mood and thought disorders, ADHD, and a wide range of other mental health concerns. Life Connections in Muscatine offers counseling at our local office through individual therapy, family therapy, group therapy, and marriage and couples’ therapy. Tele-Mental Health services are also available in our office locations and also from your home using your own devices.

 

Behavioral Health Intervention Services (BHIS)

In addition to in-office therapy, Life Connections offers in-home Behavioral Health Intervention Services (BHIS). Our BHIS providers provide services in the comfort of your own home and in approved school locations. Your child and family will participate in a combination of skill-building programs which target behavioral issues using evidence-based practices based on individualized treatment plan goals. Our BHIS professionals address behavioral issues and improve communication, anger management, coping, and decision making through skill-building. Children must be covered by Iowa State/Medicaid Insurance to be eligible for BHIS services.

 

Mental Health Waiver Services- Family and Community Support (FCS) Services and In-Home Family Therapy

Family and Community Service Providers are trained professionals on staff here at Life Connections who are making a difference in the community with their clients! FCS services provide the unique opportunity for clients to be present and interact with their communities in order to develop social skills and participate in skill-building in the moment with their provider outside of the home. Life Connections services the Iowa Mental Health Waiver with FCS services as well as in-home family therapy with trained, licensed mental health professionals.

 

School-Based Mental Health Therapy Services

Life Connections also offers mental health therapy services for school districts. We are able to provide a contracted full or part time therapist stationed in your district to work with students during school hours. Our school-based therapists can meet with children during school hours to support and facilitate collaborative mental health services with your local school district.

 

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Services

Applied Behavior Analysis services are available through Life Connections for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. In ABA services with Life Connections, your child’s services will be tailored to their individual needs and learning styles for the best fit! Our ABA professionals are trained and certified to provide ABA services as BCBAs (Board Certified Behavior Analysts) and RBTs (Registered Behavior Technicians). ABA is an evidence-based treatment service designed to help children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder to learn, increase communication skills, improve attention and focus, improve social skills, improve academics, and decrease problem behaviors.

 

 

Affordable Mental Health Service Options

Obtaining counseling, therapy, or behavioral health services needed for yourself or your family has never been easier than it is today. We have you covered with private pay options, State/Medicaid acceptance, and in-network services for many private insurance companies. Feel free to call us with any insurance coverage or payment questions.

 

 

Meet our staff

 


BHIS Manager

Kelly Peak


View BioKelly began her career with Life Connections in May of 2017. She is the Behavioral Health Intervention Services (BHIS) Manager and a BHIS provider in our Muscatine office. Kelly attended Muscatine Community College and Iowa Wesleyan University and has a bachelor’s degree in human services with a minor in psychology. Kelly has worked with children and adults with mental health and behavioral concerns for over 20 years. She has experience working with people with intellectual disabilities, substance abuse concerns, and intense behavioral needs. Kelly has previously specialized in working with children and adults with Autism and has had experience providing ABA services. She completed an internship with the Behavioral Health Specialty Department at New Choices under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Additionally, she has job shadowed at the Wisconsin Early Autism project. Kelly loves her job at Life Connections and is dedicated to providing the best quality services. She greatly values building consistent, strong, therapeutic relationships with clients. Kelly has always been passionate about helping others professionally and is proud to be a part of Life Connections team.


Therapy Manager

Lindsey Lundry LMHC


View BioLindsey’s career with Life Connections began in August of 2019. She is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Iowa. Lindsey received her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Northern Iowa as well as her Master of Arts in mental health counseling. While in college, Lindsey interned at the Veteran’s Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. She initially had no intentions of working with adolescents or children. However, after working in a residential treatment facility for five years, she learned that she loved working with this population, particularly adolescents. While working in residential, Lindsey received training in Trauma Informed Care, Aggression Replacement Training, and Functional Family Therapy. Her favorite training by far has been in Equine Assisted Psychotherapy. Most recently, Lindsey worked for a community agency for four years providing school-based therapy prior to coming to Life Connections.

 

Meet our Therapists

 

 

Meet our BHIS providers