Eating Disorder Help in the Quad Cities | UnityPoint Health

Quad City Area Resources for Eating Disorders

Amy's Gift is a resource provider, not a treatment center. Our focus is to educate the public and provide information on eating disorder resources local to the Quad Cities area.

All psychologists and dietitians listed below are trained in best practices for eating disorders here in the Quad Cities. Our physician resources listed below have worked one-on-one with families to help provide integrated care. In addition, the Quad Cities Eating Disorders Support Group is another well-established resource available locally.

Please visit the NEDA ( and ANAD ( directories online to find additional eating disorders resources regionally and nationally.

24 Hour Crisis Intervention

Counseling Resources

Betsy Zmuda-Swanson, L.C.S.W.

Marriage and Family Counseling Services
1800 3rd Avenue, Rock Island, Illinois
Phone: (309) 786-3006     


Chris McCormick-Pries, A.R.N.P. 

Vera French Community Mental Health Center
1441 West Central Park Ave, Davenport, Iowa
Phone: (563) 383-1900


Sharon C. Lash, Psy.D. 

Southpark Psychology
2100 52nd Avenue, Moline, Illinois 
Phone: (309) 797-2900 


Robin Peterson, Psy.D., LP, LHSP

Psychology Health Group 
2102 E 38th Street, Davenport, Iowa 

Phone: (563) 359-4049

Candice Kundert, LISW

 Healing Heart Center 
Porter Cottage, Building C            
2800 Eastern Ave, Davenport, Iowa 52803            
Phone: (563) 370-7995   


Candice Chaloupka, MA, LMHC

Mind Body Soul Health
105 North Riverview
Bellevue, IA 52803
Phone: (563) 213-5620
Fax: (844) 722-7014

Cindy Anderson-Dobroski, LMHC, LCPC

Robert Young Center
Trinity Enrichment Center
4622 Progress Drive #A
Davenport, IA
Phone: (563) 742-5800

Physician Resources

Dr. Mona Alqulali, M.D. 

Infinity Medical Group
507 South 4th Street, Clinton, IA
Phone: (563) 241-4000

Nutritional Counseling Resources

Mary Pocivasek, RD, L.D.N. 

By appointment only  

Phone: (309) 757-1264 

Sue Clarahan, RD, LD, CEDRD 

"making nutrition sensible and practical"
Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian
Phone (319) 383 - 3029

Holly Paulsen RD, LD, CEDRD 

Certified Eating Disorders Registered Dietitian
Diabetes Education and Nutrition Counseling
Jones Regional Medical Center
1795 Hwy 64 East
Anamosa, Iowa 52205
Phone: (319) 481-6254

Carrie J. Leiran MS, RDN, LD, CEDRD

Certified Eating Disorders Registered Dietitian
The Nutrition Centres at UnityPoint Health - Des Moines
Methodist West Hospital
1660 60th Street. Room 1028
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Phone: 515-241-8686

Quad Cities Eating Disorders Support Group

  • Trinity Enrichment Center

    4622 Progress Drive, Suite A
    Davenport, IA 52807
    6-7 p.m. on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesdays of every month
    Facilitator: Betsy Zmuda-Swanson, LCSW
    Phone: (309) 786-3006
    Enrichment Center Phone: (563) 742-5800
    Please call first.

Local and National Organizations

  • ANAD (National Association for Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders)
    Helpline: (630) 577-1330
    Business: (630) 577-1333