About Covenant Family Solutions

At Covenant Family Solutions we strengthen families through the pursuit of wellness. At our core, we believe strong families are the foundation of healthy communities. To help we offer counseling, therapy, and medication management services to serve your mental and behavioral health needs. To make it convenient to access service we have offices located in Cedar Rapids, Coralville, Marion, and Cedar Falls. We also provide Behavioral Health Intervention Services that help children and youth succeed.

Covenant Family Solutions

We're Here for you

The Covenant Family Solutions team includes therapists, counselors, and psychiatric nurse practitioners who strive to care for you as a whole person. People do not live in isolation. Relationships, family, and the workplace all impact a person’s health. As experienced providers, we specialize in serving patients of all ages who need help and are struggling with their mental health.

Our Solutions

Traditional Therapy

Traditional Therapy

Covenant Family Solutions provides individual, couples, and family therapy and treats a wide range of mental health needs. You may want therapy for any concerns affecting your life including, like low self-confidence, depression, and anxiety.

Play Therapy

Play Therapy

Children often can't talk about what they think and feel or why they misbehave. Play therapy allows children to express their emotions naturally in a safe and supportive environment. This helps them to process their problems and use natural resource to heal.



Teletherapy is a convenient option for people who struggle to find time to make it into the office for traditional therapy, or for those who live in an area where access to mental health services is limited. Because of the demands people have on their time we offer this convenient solution.

School-Based Therapy

School-Based Therapy

Through our school-based programs, we are able to offer services directly at your child’s school. We partner with local school districts to help their students. Our providers meet with your child during the school day. We work together with your child's teachers.

BHIS Services

Behavioral Health Intervention

Children and young adults may benefit Behavioral Health Intervention Services (BHIS). This service are usually provided in the home and help children develop and use skills to overcome psychological disorders.

Medication Management and Psychiatry

Medication Management

Sometimes a person may need psychiatry services to help with their mental health. Our experienced providers provide personalized medication management care for your mental and behavioral health needs. The will work with you to find the best treatment options, so you can find more resolve and increased happiness in your life.

Mental Health Tips

Holiday Grief
Mental Health Awareness
Jessica Pladsen, MA, LMFT, RPT

Understand Your Grief In Time For The Holidays

Time after time, I hear those who are grieving say, “I should be over this by now.” While there is no time limit on grief, this is a common feeling to have. Loss and grief are two of the most challenging things to deal with in life, especially during the holiday season.

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Music and Rhythm
Music Therapy
Miranda Peyton, LMSW, MT-BC

How Rhythm and Music Influence People

Music therapy is a practice that uses research-based music interventions for non-musical goals. Music alone is therapeutic. It taps into the emotional centers of the brain, surfacing a variety of emotions depending on the music we are listening to.

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Amber Bennett, LMHC, RPT

How To Stay Grateful Beyond the Holidays

Have you ever noticed that showing gratitude feels good? Practicing being grateful is linked with mental well-being, including increased self-esteem, better sleep, higher energy levels, increased optimism, decreased anxiety, and reduced depressive symptoms.

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