Monica J Overberg Goodrick, LMHC, LCPC


EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

I care deeply for helping people heal the wounds of the past. I'm very empathetic and work at meeting people where they are. I use many tools to help clients feel calm and safe. I enjoy time in nature with my family, pets, livestock and gardening.

Education & Experience

Practicing in Iowa and Illinois, I've been a mental health therapist for over 16 years. Having a first career in education, I use a lot of psychoeducation. I'm a certified EMDR clinician, I have been actively using EMDR since being trained. I see clients for age 7 through adult.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Member of American Counseling Association. I am a Director on the Board for Quad City Montessori School. I also volunteer by donating blood at the local blood center and coaching baseball.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Highmark

Contact me to inquire if your insurance is accepted as new insurances are added at times.