Cartaya Clinics

The Cartaya Clinics

Dr. JoAnna Romero Cartaya offers comprehensive psychological care and coaching across the life spectrum.

Whether coping with trauma, depression or anxiety, or seeking insight, growth, and greater sense of efficacy in life, these clinics offer an integrative approach towards authenticity, connection, meaning, and purpose.  Her approach to whole-person care builds resilience, soothes distress, and supports a mindful life.

JoAnna has a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, with specialty training in Psychological Testing.  She is licensed for the practice of Psychology and is a Health Service Provider in the state of Iowa.  She is a member of the American Psychological Association and the International Coaching Federation.  Active in medical education and the training of professionals, she has adjunct and visiting professorships with the University of Iowa College of Medicine, and is Chair of the Ethics Committee of the Iowa Psychological Association.  Her thoughtful presence weaves humanistic and cognitive-behavioral approaches into highly personalized care plans, consultation, and teaching.

The Cartaya Clinic is committed to excellence in psychological and coaching practices and informed by her ongoing scholarship, training, and professionalism. To optimize privacy, Electronic Health Record software is not used for the creation or storage of clinical notes.

Coaching Clinic

Individual Coaching  $225/hour, or as packages
Coaching Packages with Aptitude Assessments
Specialty Coaching, Advocacy-Track or Organizational – $325/hour
Read about Individual and Specialty Coaching

Humanistic and Behavioral Psychology Clinic

New Patient Evaluation for Adults/Children (6+)  $300/90 minutes
Psychological Testing  $200/hour + test costs
More Information on Psychological Testing
Adult Psychotherapy Services (age 16+)
$180/$225/$270  –  60/75/90 minute session
Child Psychotherapy Sessions (ages 6-15)
$200  – 60 minutes (50 min w/child, 10 min w/guardian)
$245  – 75 minutes (55 min w/child, 20 min w/guardian)
$290 – 90 minutes Family Therapy session
Paperwork – $30/10 minutes
Client Care Phone/Emails – $50/10 minutes

Other Services

Civil Law Cases or Independent Psychological Evaluations, $325/hour
Worker Compensation Cases, Psychological Treatment, $225/hour


Fall 2017:  ACT-Inspired Groups
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Clinic Scheduling

Phone: 319-338-5190
Reception Hours
Monday-Friday,
9:00am to 5:00pm

2017 CARTAYA CLINICS
Testing Days
Tuesdays, Wednesdays
by appointment
Coaching & Psychotherapy
Tuesday, 9 am – 5 pm
Thursday-Friday, 1-5 pm
1st and 3rd Saturdays
from 9 am-noon