Our Therapists

Alison Brennan, MA, NCC, LMHC

Alison Brennan has been an advocate and provider of mental health services for the past twenty years. She started her career working at a youth shelter while studying at Coe College. Alison graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with her MA in Mental Health Counseling in 2000. Her desire to travel led her to Oregon after graduation, where she worked as a therapist at West Salem Clinic Mental Health in Salem, Oregon. She gained extensive training in numerous mental health specialties including Dialectic Behavioral Therapy while working in Oregon. Alison then moved to Omaha, Nebraska and worked primarily with children and families as a therapist for Intensive Family Preservation. She was also a therapist at Omni’s Eating Disorder Program. Alison returned to Iowa and worked at Seasons Center for Community Mental Health in Northwest Iowa. In the summer of 2010, Alison started a private practice, Achieve Mental Health, in Iowa Falls, Iowa. There she provides counseling to families, adults, and children.

Denis Bruflodt, MS LMHC

Denis Bruflodt has been working as a mental health counselor for the past 2 years. He graduated from Grand Canyon University in 2015 with his Master of Science degree in Mental Health Counseling. During his education, he received training in DBT and has gained experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. During Denis’s education, he received training at Achieve Mental Health and has worked in Iowa Falls since he graduated. Denis officially joined the team at Achieve Mental Health in August of 2017. He currently provides counseling to families, couples, and individuals of all ages.

Kelly Olson, MA LMHC

Kelly Olson has been working in the mental health field for 10 years. Kelly graduated with her Master of Arts in Counseling and Guidance: Mental Health Emphasis in 2008. Kelly has also received a Master of Education and is a licensed elementary educator which supports her approach as she counsels children. Kelly began her career working in a medical center where she gained experience working with inpatient psychiatric patients and geriatric care. In 2011 she changed her focus of care to military members and their families. She did this until her journey led her to Iowa Falls, where she joined the team at Achieve Mental Health. Kelly is certified in crisis intervention and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). At Achieve Mental Health Kelly provides counseling to families, couples, and individuals of all ages.

Tonya Collins, MS LMHC 

Tonya Collins has been working in the mental health field since 2016.  Tonya graduated from Capella University with her Masters of Science in mental health counseling.  Tonya is also trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT).  Tonya provides counseling to families, couples, and individuals of all ages.