Alan Whitters, MD, DFAFA
Dr. Whitters is the Medical Director of Mercy Behavioral Services. His practice is limited to adult psychiatry and he is now seeing psychiatry outpatients at Mercy Family Counseling, 1340 Blairs Ferry Rd. in Hiawatha.
Sundara Munagala, M.D., MRC Psych
Dr. Munagala completed his psychiatry residency at the University of Missouri. He is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and is a Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRC Psych). He provides comprehensive prevention, diagnosis and treatment for a wide variety of psychiatric disorders, including specialization of the general adult population and geriatrics.
Ellie Snavely, PhD, Licensed Neuropsychologist
Dr. Snavely is a licensed neuropsychologist and she works with all ages. Special interests include: neuropsychological evaluations, ADHD, psychological evaluations, learning disabilities, individual therapy with adults, developmental with neurological/disabilities and medical conditions.
Ronald Ridder, PhD, Licensed Neuropsychologist
Dr. Ridder is a licensed neuropsychologist who works with patients, school-aged through geriatric. Special interests include: neuropsychological evaluations, ADHD, psychological evaluations, learning disabilities, individual therapy with adults, developmental with neurological/disabilities and medical conditions.
Jill Petersen, ARNP
Jill received her Masters of Science degree in nursing from Allen College. She specializes in a full range of primary mental health services, including assessment, diagnosis, and ongoing medication management to individuals of all ages with various diagnosis in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. Her special interests include inpatient care, child/adolescent disorders, substance abuse, mood/anxiety disorders, and forensics.
David Ross, LISW, ACSW
Dave is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with the State of Iowa. Special interests include: couples and individuals, conflict resolution, anger management and issues of substance abuse.
Luke Hansen, Psy. D.
Dr. Hansen, a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, works in Outpatient Psychiatry assisting with patient assessment and evaluation. Dr. Hansen also provides assessment, evaluation and treatment to chronic pain patients in the Regional Spine & Back Pain Center. Special interests include pain management, psychological evaluations, ADHD, depression, anxiety and individual therapy with adults and adolescents.