Shelly Backhaus joined the Siouxland Community Health Center in 2009. She graduated from Loyola University Chicago with her Master of Social Work degree with specialty in Mental Health. She is also a certified yoga teacher (CYT).
Shelly utilizes Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy theories when working with patients 14 years and above. She is licensed by the state of Iowa to provide psychotherapy services.