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1527 Albia Road
Ottumwa, Iowa 52501
Phone: (641) 682-8772
Fax: (641) 682-1924

Adult Mental Health

Southern Iowa Mental Health Center offers therapy and psychiatry services for adults. 

We offer individual, family and group sessions. 

SIMHC has trained therapist to offer therapy modalities such as: 

Mindfulness Therapy (MT), Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR). 

SIMHC has a full time Adult Psychiatrist, Dr. Jimmy Mascaro. 

Dr Jimmy MascaroDr. Jimmy Mascaro is a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and is trained in the full spectrum of mental illnesses in how they present in patients ages 18 and over.  

In addition, he has specialized training in the pharmaceutical options for those concerns. 

Dr. Jimmy Mascaro is current accepting new patients and is available primarily via telehealth.

Integrated Health Home (IHH) services are available for adults. 

IHH is not a physical place, but rather a concept that includes a team of professional that can help individuals and families navigate the healthcare system when needed. 

IHH is available for adults who receive Medicaid and have a mental health diagnosis.

The program focuses on the whole health of the individual, helping to coordinate both physical and mental health care needs as applicable. 

SIMHC also offers a Peer Run Drop in Center – The Promise Center for adults over the age of 18 with a mental illness. 

The Promise Center is a Drop in Center, a safe place for members to come on their own schedule and connect with like adults with similar diagnosis 

The Promise Center is open to adults over the age of 18, with a primary mental health diagnosis. 

Members are required to sign a behavior agreement and are asked to be free from the influence of drugs and alcohol when they visit.