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John Roarick, LMSW

  • Counseling
  • Psychology
  • Social Work

Accepting New Patients

UnityPoint Provider

  • Hospital Affiliations:
    • St. Luke's Hospital
  • Gender: Male
  • Languages Spoken:
    • English

About John Roarick, LMSW

Undergraduate Education
  • University of Iowa: BA - Social Work
  • Graduate School
    • University of Iowa: MSW - Social Work
Focus Areas
  • Counseling
  • Psychology
  • Social Work


Why did you become a mental health services provider?  I became a therapist because I enjoy working with people. I want to support individuals who are experiencing difficult or challenging times.
What qualities best describe the care you provide to your patients?  Caring, accepting, supportive and empathetic.
Being a healthcare provider, what drives/motivates you each day?  I am driven each day to assist my patients with reaching their goals and improving their quality of life.
What is the most important message you would like to share with your patients? I am here to listen, reflect and work with the patient towards their desired goals.
What would you like your patients to know about you?  I have lived in the Iowa City area for 15 years. I have two daughters and enjoy running. I have more than ten years of experience in the field of social work.
Are there any fun facts that you would like the community to know about you?  I have three cats
Personal interests: I enjoy spending time with family and running.