The Mental Wellness Clinic of Coeur d' Alene has been in operation for over 15 years. We provide behavioral health and substance use disorder treatment. Our mission is to empower individuals of all ages to improve their quality of life. We promote wellness and recovery, using strengths based approaches and focusing on the needs of each individual to have person-centered care.

We look forward to working with you in achieving your optimal mental health.
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Services Offered

Psychiatric Medication Management, Addiction Medication Management, Individual and Family Counseling, DBT Group, Drug and Alcohol Evaluations, Peer Support, Family Support, Case Management, and Community Based Rehabilitation (CBRS)

Contact us 208-676-1003


Psychiatric Medication Management

Fred Itveldt, PMHNP-BC provides evaluation and monitoring of psychiatric medications along with prescribing when necessary to manage symptoms. Lindsay Richerson, DNP, PMHNP-BC is accepting new patients for psychiatric medication management appointments via Telehealth. She is approved for Blue Cross, IPN Network (except Medicare Plans), United, Cigna, Regence, and Optum Idaho at this time.

Addiction Medication Management

We treat addiction to opioids with Suboxone®/ Buprenorphine. If you or a loved one are struggling with a substance use disorder, then evidence based medication assisted treatment may be the answer. Treatment begins with an intake appointment and then regular follow up sessions.


Our therapists offer a wide range of services in a safe, supportive, and caring environment to help members with personal growth and improving their well-being. Some insurance providers allow our therapists to provide therapy in your home if medically necessary. If you are interested or in need of in home therapy, please call our office to see if you may qualify. We are now also offering TELEHEALTH appointments. Please call our office to discuss.

Drug and Alcohol Evaluations

Wayne Timonen, LCSW, CADC, completes a court ordered evaluation when the conviction is specifically for a DUI. The evaluation captures a complete picture of present and past criminal history and use and gives the evidentiary test results.


CBRS providers teach members skills lost as a result of their mental health condition. Members relearn social, basic living skills, budgeting, and financial management skills for independent living.

Case Management

Case Management assists members to access community resources through linking and coordination of services to meet their basic needs and increase stability in their lives.

Peer Support

Peer Support providers model mutuality, trust, recovery, and coping skills. Peer Support providers help members problem solve barriers and regain control of their lives. Our office offers a Peer Support Group for members Fridays from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. (On hold due to Coronavirus at this time)

DBT Group (On hold due to Coronavirus at this time)

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is focused on enhancing members’ capabilities by teaching them behavioral skills. Research has shown DBT to be effective in reducing suicidal behavior, non-suicidal-self injury, psychiatric hospitalization, treatment dropout, substance use, anger, and depression and improving social and global functioning. Our licensed therapist Michelle Woodward, LPC, NCC will work with members to teach various behavioral skills including: Mindfulness, Distress Tolerance, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Emotion Regulation The DBT Group is offered Mondays from 10:00 am to 11:45 am. Please call our office for more information and to inquire about signing up.

iRest Program (On hold due to Coronavirus at this time)

Based on the ancient teachings of meditation, iRest is an evidence-based transformative practice that leads to psychological, physical, and spiritual healing and well-being. iRest provides you with tools to help you relax deeply, release stress, increase resiliency, improve your interpersonal relationships and provide you with greater mastery and control in your life. Michelle Woodward, LPC, NCC will offer this 6 week program. Please contact our office for more details as a new 6 week series will be starting soon!


  • 1105 W Ironwood Dr. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814, USA
  • Our confidential fax number is 208-676-1009. We offer notary services by appointment, if you are in need of a notary please call our office to schedule. Insurance Options: Depending on the provider and provider schedules/openings, we currently are accepting new patients with the following insurance: Aetna, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cigna, HMA, IPN, Mountain Health Co-Op/Select Health/BrightPath, Pacific Source, Regence, United, and Optum Idaho/Idaho Medicaid. We also accept private pay. If you have a different insurance, we also can look into contracting with your insurance company if we are able to.