Iowa Specialty Hospital

Kasie Christensen, ARNP, PMHNP-BC

Kasie Christensen, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Specialties & Services
Primary Clinic
Garner Clinic
840 West US-18
Garner, IA 50438
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Practice Information

Joined Iowa Specialty Hospital

October 2019

Medical Interests

Treatment of mental health conditions across the lifespan.

Education & Professional Certification


Psychiatric - Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified


BSN - Mount Mercy University - Cedar Rapids,IA; Masters - Maryville University - Saint Louis, MO


Mercy One North Iowa; Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics

Professional Societies

American Psychiatric Nurses Association; International Society of Psychiatric - Mental Health Nurses; National Alliance on Mental Illness

Professional & Personal Interests

Leadership Roles

Intensive Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic Leader: 2014 - 2019

Hobbies and Personal Interests

Spending time with family and friends including her four little girls. Enjoys traveling, being outside, reading, and the Hawkeyes!

Patient Comments

February 22, 2024

Kasie always makes me feel better after my appts.!! I appreciate her professionalism & yet layed back care she gives - thank you! I have recommended her to a handful of people.

January 23, 2024

I absolutely love Kasey! I suggest her all the time!

October 28, 2023

They attend to us well.

October 24, 2023

Good visit

July 23, 2023

Very helpful!

July 11, 2023

Kasie is very thorough & is always willing to listen.

July 1, 2023

I love Kasie, she is so fabulous!

April 1, 2023

Kasie is always willing to help, listen and provide care.

March 14, 2023

Kasie and Ali are awesome!! They will do anything for their patients!!

February 21, 2023

Love my daughter's care provider Kasie. She looks forward to her visits with Kasie.

February 13, 2023

*Dr. Christensen was outstanding - She was empathetic and had actionable suggestions to help my son.

January 21, 2023

Kasie Christensen is very caring and very helpful to me

January 20, 2023

Kasie did an amazing listening to me and hearing me out.

January 17, 2023

I have recommended Kasie and the Garner Clinic to many people.

January 5, 2023


December 21, 2022

We love *Kasie, she listens to the boys' suggestions and then talks to me also. So supportive!

December 20, 2022

The doctor was amazing. She was caring, asked lots of questions, listened, made my daughter and I feel amazing.

October 15, 2022

Kasie was absolutely amazing to work with. She listened, she reassured, and answered questions.

September 30, 2022

Really happy with her concern towards me good or bad. She is one of the best!

September 19, 2022

They always make sure I understand. They listen to my input and answer and questions I may have. That always ask me how I feel about what they r suggesting

September 1, 2022

*Kasie listened intently to my worries and concerns. She thoroughly explained diagnosis and treatment. She offered options, explaining the risks and benefits of each and allowed me to be a part of choosing the option I was comfortable with. For the first time, I felt seen and heard.

August 31, 2022

Kasie is very good at explaining things to me in a language I understand. She includes me in my treatment plan and informs me of side effects etc of meds I am taking. She is very positive about being able to find a medication therapy that will work for me.

August 20, 2022

Dr. Christiansen is wonderful, always listens to my concerns, addresses them in a timely manner.

August 17, 2022

I loved *Kasie and would recommend her to anyone! She's very personable and made me feel comfortable.

July 25, 2022

*Kasie always listens!

July 19, 2022

I recommended my brother-in-law to Kasie and Iowa specialty. I even changed my primary care dr for my son and myself to Iowa specialty

July 18, 2022

*Dr. Christiensen was super empathetic & listened. Thank you!!

July 8, 2022

Very concerned and helpful

May 23, 2022

Kassie is very attentive and listens well. She is also very reassuring.

May 9, 2022

She answered all my questions. I would recommend everyone to her and Iowa Specialty Hospital.

May 1, 2022

Very knowledgeable

April 24, 2022

She's amazing

March 24, 2022

Very good

March 23, 2022

Great experience!

March 22, 2022

I love Kasie, she is always so helpful and understanding!

March 22, 2022

Always great & uplifting - Very good doctor!

February 21, 2022

I have recommended Kasie to many people. She is so knowledgeable and caring. She truly strives for her patients to be at their healthiest mentally and emotionally. She's great!

February 21, 2022

I would recommend this clinic and *Kasie to everyone.

January 24, 2022

Absolutely LOVE *Kacie! So grateful for her & helping w/my care. Highly recommend her to others in need.

November 23, 2021

My experience with Kasie is always great. She shows care and concern at each visit I have with her. Her knowledge of mental health is on point. She is an excellent provider. I love her!

September 20, 2021

*Kasie C. is ALWAYS the best. She relates well with my daughter and she trusts her.
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