Mental Health

University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital provides a full range of mental health services to children and adolescents. Our mental health staff members offer services ranging from outpatient care to acute inpatient treatment. Services include medication management, educational consultation and testing, psychological testing, individual therapy, and family counseling.

Our team includes psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, therapists, nurses, and educators dedicated to helping our patients achieve and maintain good mental health as they and their families move their lives forward.

Areas Addressed by Our Services

Patient Stories

Locations and Contact

  • UI Stead Family Children's Hospital
    2929 John Pappajohn Pavilion
    200 Hawkins Drive
    Iowa City, Iowa 52242
    In House Directions: Elevator I, Level 2
    • Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • 1-319-356-1188
  • UI Stead Family Children's Hospital
    200 Hawkins Drive
    Iowa City, Iowa 52242
    • 1-888-573-5437 (888 573 KIDS)
  • Center for Disabilities and Development
    213 CDD
    100 Hawkins Drive
    Iowa City, Iowa 52242
    • 1-855-543-2884 (855 KID AT UI)
    • 1-319-356-1346 (For medical records phone)
    • 319-356-7700 (For medical records fax)

Care Team

Other Team Members

Social Worker:

  • James D. Burkhalter, LISW
  • Sarah Nagle, LISW
  • Danielle Sparks, LISW
  • Vitaliya Yegorova, LMSW