Iris Health Clinic

Motivational Interviewing


Motivational Interviewing in Waukesha and Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Iris Health Clinic (IHC) is a leading provider of Motivational Interviewing in Wisconsin. Located in Waukesha and Milwaukee, our affordable motivational interviewing services are comprehensive and evidence-based and aim to provide healing for individuals seeking support for a variety of health conditions, including substance use disorders, depression, anxiety disorders, marital problems, eating disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder. The overall goal of motivational interviewing is to support and empower individuals struggling with substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders to learn to make transformational life changes by speaking privately in a safe environment with a licensed professional.

At IHC, we are passionate about providing both quality and affordable addiction and mental treatment for individuals and families in Wisconsin. Every day we work hard to prove that we are 100% dedicated to improving the health and well-being of those in our care through our evidence-based medical and therapeutic approaches. Our compassionate and empathetic therapists are trained to support individuals, couples, and families who are seeking support for substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders, emotional and mental health issues, eating disorders, PTSD, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizoaffective disorder, and more.

What is Motivational Interviewing?

Motivational interviewing is a therapeutic technique that offers a safe environment for people to be able to express their innermost thoughts and feelings with a licensed professional so they can learn ways to make important life changes.  Our trained professionals help participants to learn and know how to effectively change their destructive behaviors so they establish health and well-being, live a drug free and independent life, and repair their personal and professional relationships.

Motivational Interviewing and Addiction and Mental Health Treatment

Motivational Interviewing is commonly used in treating substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders. According to reports, motivational interviewing helps participants to:

Our Integrated and Evidence-Based Treatment Approach

IHC’s approach to motivational interviewing is integrated, meaning our programs combine the use of multiple treatment services in order to offer real recovery solutions to person’s seeking to transform their overall health and well-being.  Clients will work closely with our emphatic and highly skilled staff to develop a customized treatment plan to decide which of our treatment services will work best for them.

Iris Health Clinic’s Motivational Interviewing Services Include:


We understand that seeking treatment is not easy and the last thing a person needs is to fear is that they will be exposed by treatment staff for doing so. Fortunately, the strict rules of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) are designed to protect patient confidentiality.   We respect these rules and we follow them. Plus, many of our leadership are in recovery and many of our family members, so we know first hand the need to seek treatment for ourselves and our loved ones privately.

Iris Health Clinic is Covered by Most Wisconsin Insurances, including Medicaid

Iris Health Clinic is covered by most insurances, including Medicare, United Health Care, UMR, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Anthem, Aetna, Quartz, Forest County Potawatomi, WEA Trust, Cigna, Humana, Exceedent, WPS, and Sanford.

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