Jacqueline Landess, MD, JD

Jacqueline Landess, MD, JD

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Landess is a psychiatrist at Mendota Mental Health Institute with training in adult, child and forensic psychiatry. She earned her medical and law degrees at Vanderbilt University and Indiana University, respectively; and completed her post-graduate training at Northwestern University and University of Colorado. She has used her dual training in medicine and the law to study and serve individuals with psychiatric illness who are justice-involved. She has worked in both jails and prisons, and served as a consultant to a felony mental health court. She also has worked on various advocacy and public policy initiatives that aim to improve access to healthcare services for minority and underserved populations.

Dr. Landess specializes in the treatment of serious mental illness, including post-traumatic stress disorder, co-occurring substance use disorders, mood and psychotic illnesses. Her treatment approach combines psychotherapy, psychopharmacology and other modalities with a focus on identifying and bolstering an individual’s resilience, strengths, purpose, meaning and values in order to promote mastery of the person’s unique life stressors, improve self-esteem and build lasting, satisfying relationships with others.

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Restoring Roots is in the process of becoming a long-term, affordable, residential/transitional housing, education, and job training option for individuals with substance use disorder.

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Email: info@restoringroots.org
Phone: (608) 571-7646

P.O. Box 620233,
Middleton, Wisconsin 53562

EIN# 82-3288136