New Charles City location at 302 N Grand Ave
Meet the Team
Brad Hjelmeland, LISW IADC
(Sees patients in Waverly & Charles City; currently not accepting new patients)
I have been in the human services field for 18 years. My background as a therapist includes working in both mental health and substance abuse settings. I utilize a trauma focused approach. I am trained in cognitive behavioral and trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT/TF-CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), and parent-child interaction therapy (PCIT).
Brad direct number: 319-559-1065 ext 3
Tricia Coleman-Waterbury, LMSW
(Tricia is not currently accepting new patients)
I have worked in the social work field for over 15 years. I work to individualize therapy to each client’s needs. My primary focus is utilizing cognitive behavioral techniques (CBT), and client centered approaches. I have worked with many clinical issues including anxiety, depression, transitional life adjustments, relationship struggles and coping with grief and loss. Additionally, I’m working toward the practical integration of trauma-informed yoga therapy, mindfulness and breath practices to reduce symptoms associated with anxiety, stress and to bring whole-body awareness into clients’ mental wellness.
Tricia direct number: 319-224-5496
Julie Taylor, LISW
(Sees patients in Charles City only)
I have been involved in the human service field for 28 years and have been providing therapy services for 18 years. I have a varied background with experience in corrections, in-home family therapy, mental health emergency evaluations and community mental health. I have extensive experience working with adolescents, domestic violence victims, people struggling with parenting issues, chronic mental illness, depression and anxiety. I am trained in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TF-CBT). I work with children 10 years of age and older, couples and families.
Julie direct number: 641-200-0724
Holly Cashen, LMSW
(Sees patients in Waverly only)
My experience includes working with pediatric through geriatric patients in various health care settings. Additionally, I have provided individual and family therapy in community-based, residential treatment, temporary shelter settings. I’ve facilitated caregiver support groups, grief/loss groups for children through adults, and children's bereavement camp for children 5 and up. I have experience working with trauma, anxiety, depression, relationship challenges, and coping with grief/loss experiences. I utilize a client centered and trauma-informed practice. I work to empower clients to cultivate their health and healing through therapy.
Holly direct number: 319-224-5397
Hailey Penrod, t-LMHC
(Sees mental health and substance abuse patients in Charles City, Waterloo, and Waverly)
I have previous experience working with individuals to navigate struggles and achieve a common goal as well as to identify and highlight their personal strengths to help them reach their full potential. I provide clients with an open environment to explore their thoughts, feelings, and concerns and I work to create a partnership with the client in achieving client-centered goals. I utilize a client-centered approach and mindfulness to help individuals who are struggling with mental health and addiction to address their triggers and maintain balance in their lives.
Hailey direct number: 319-284-9530
Angie Hjelmeland, CADC
(Sees substance abuse patients only in Waverly only)
I have worked in the social work field for over 24 years. My experience includes providing individual family therapy in a community-based setting, working 15 years with the State of Iowa Department of Human Services, and as a certified drug and alcohol counselor. I have experience working with individuals that struggle with anxiety, depression, relationship problems, stress, addictions, life changes and all age groups. I am also certified as a personal trainer and group fitness instructor. I believe in working with the mind, body, and spirit.
Angie direct number: 319-224-5543
Rae Lynne Chase, LISW
(Sees patients in Charles City only)
I have worked in the social work field for 12 years and have been providing therapy services for the last 4 years. I am committed to providing a safe space for clients to talk through their life’s challenges, transitions, and adverse experiences. I use a relaxed, person-centered approach throughout the therapeutic process. I maintain a warm and empathetic environment for my clients to explore and grow in. I have experience working with adolescents, chronic mental illness, anxiety, depression, trauma and coping with grief and loss. I am trained in EMDR and CBT. I specialize in interpersonal relationships, severe mental health concerns and anxiety and depression.
Rae Lynne direct number: 641-200-1160
Amanda Marks, t-LMHC
(Sees patients in Waterloo only)
A graduate of Upper Iowa University, I have experience working with children, adolescents, and parents dealing with anger, anxiety, depression, trauma, ADHD, parent/child conflict, coping with divorce, and other life stressors. My goal is to provide an open, non-judgmental, safe, and creative space where clients can feel free to express themselves. I utilize a variety of therapeutic modalities and evidence-based techniques like Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Play therapy, Sand-tray therapy, and Art therapy to meet the needs of each individual.
Amanda direct number: 319-208-6729
Danielle Kramolisch, LMSW
(Sees patients in Waverly on weekends only and via Telehealth in the evenings during the week)
I have worked in a residential and partial hospitalization treatment center which was primarily for adult (ages 18-50) women, where I provided individual and group therapy. My preferred therapy choices currently are dialectical behavioral therapy, person center, and solution focused. I have experience with eating disorders, borderline personality disorder, depression, anxiety. I enjoy empowering my clients by using their strengths to enhance their life and belief in themselves and have a meaningful life.
Danielle direct number: 319-208-6172