Lisa Rock joined Optimae Behavioral Health in 2020 as a psychiatric medication prescriber, bringing nearly a decade of experience in mental health-based nursing to the central Iowa team.
With nearly 30 years of professional nursing knowledge, Rock has a wealth of experience in various health care settings, including both inpatient and outpatient. This allows her to keenly assess the needs of multiple ages, as well as the families of those she serves. A strong collaborator, Rock consults with colleagues to help individuals reach their goals related to mental and emotional health.
She also has overseen patient care and coordination at county hospitals, managed round-the-clock residential care facilities and assisted living units, and supervised students in a clinical settings.
Rock earned her associate’s degree in nursing from Des Moines Area Community College and her bachelor of science in nursing degree from Grand View College. She earned her master and doctoral degrees in nursing from the University of Iowa.