Therapy and Counseling Services | Humboldt County Memorial Hospital

What is Mental Health Counseling & Therapy Services?

Mental health counseling and therapy are services to anyone seeking support with their emotional and mental well-being. Within a confidential, private, compassionate and respecting environment, you, as a client, are encouraged to discuss current and past stressors, events, and situations which may be interfering with your day-to-day life. You will establish a professional relationship with your therapist and together, we will walk alongside you in your journey to better emotional and mental health. Individual, couples and family therapy as well as parental trainings and consultations are available to help you reach your mental health goals.

Outpatient Counseling Services:

  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Disruptive/Impulse Control Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emotional Concerns
  • LGBTQ Community
  • Geriatric
  • Grief and Loss
  • Mood Disorders
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Physical Abuse
  • Psychotic Disorder
  • Rape/Sexual Assault
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Trauma/PTSD

For more information on mental health and specialized services:


Meet Our Therapist's


Nolan Vitzthum, MSW, LISW, RPT - Licensed Independent Social Worker, Registered Play Therapist


  • Bachelor of Science in Child, Adult, & Family Services - Iowa State University
  • Masters Degree in Social Work - University of South Dakota
  • Graduate Certificate in Play Therapy - University of Wyoming


Specialized Services:

Play Therapy, EMDR Therapy, Theraplay, Parent Education and Consultation, Gestalt Therapy, Person Centered Therapy


Erin Fiala, LMHC

nullErin Fiala, LMHC


  • Bachelor of Arts in Human Services - Grand View University
  • Masters of Science Education, Mental Health Counseling - Buena Vista University



Specialized Services: CBT, DBT, Client Centered Therapy, and LGBTQIA+ Populations



 nullJessica Lantz, LMSW


  • B.A. in Psychology at the University of Northern Iowa 
  • M.A. in Social Work at the University of North Carolina - Charlotte



Specialized Services: Depression, Anxiety, Trauma and Substance Use. Much of my experience has been working with kids and adolescence in intensive residential facilities. I have also spent time working crisis intervention with adults and kids. 




Laurie Dobrinich, MSW, LCSW, LISW


  • Masters Degree in Social Work - St. Louis University
  • Laurie has worked in healthcare for over 28 years, providing individual, family and couples therapy to improve the quality of life and well-being of her patients.  She has experience providing therapy to patients of all ages and various diagnoses.


Specialized Services:

Depression, Anxiety, Mood Disorders, PTSD and Trauma, Motivational Interviewing, Behavior/Patient Activation and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).







1000 15th Street North, Humboldt, IA 50548
Phone (515) 332-7672 | Fax (515) 332-7572