JoAnne is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner licensed in the state of Iowa. She is passionate about helping people achieve mental wellness through recovery. Hope & Harmony Wellness Center was created to serve and connect with individuals in rural Iowa. Through a caring and nonjudgmental approach, JoAnne strives to help her clients hold hope for their future and create harmony and balance in their lives. Connection and compassion are at the center of her practice philosophy.
She began her career as a psychiatric tech, progressed to inpatient psychiatric Registered Nurse, and now continues as a Nurse Practitioner. She has worked with adolescents, teens, and adults, including veterans. She has taught mental health nursing at the college-level for four years.