Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC

Counselor, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS

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Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS, Counselor in Ames
(515) 393-4982 Website

Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC

Counselor, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS


Location

Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC
1103 Buckeye Ave
Suite 104
Ames, Iowa 50010
Call Dr. Amy Mooney Clinical Director
(515) 393-4982

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AMES THERAPY & CONSULTING clinical team provides therapy approaches and techniques which are evidenced based. Our therapists each have over 20 years experience. DR. MOONEY, PHD 20 years experience and has been with Liberty University as an Associate Professor of Counseling Education. DR. AUGSPURGER. MD has over 33 years experience in psychiatry evaluating and treating children, adolescents and adults. DUSTIN ERNBERGER, MS has been helping adults, adolescents, and children since 1995 (22 years). MIKE LUTRELL, Licensed Psychologist 41 years experience. ELLYN NITCHALS-KELLNER, Licensed Mental Health Counselor specializes in EMDR. ANNA ZUIDEMA, MA, TLMHC, NCC specializes in depression, anxiety, dual diagnosis, chronic pain and marriage counseling

AMESTHERAPY.COM -- Ames Therapy provides consulting services: Independent Mental Health and Psychiatric Evaluations (IME'S) , Mental Health Evaluations Psychiatric Evaluations for Primary Care Provider (PCP), Fitness for Duty, ADDH Evaluation, EMDR, Biofeedback, and Hypnotherapy.

Depression; Stress Management; Chronic Pain ; Long Term Illness; Cancer; Adjustment Disorders; Anxiety Disorders: Panic Disorder/ Generalized Anxiety/ Test Anxiety; Specialty in Evaluation for ADHD; Post Concussive Syndrome/Mild TBI; Post Traumatic Stress Disorder; Smoking Cessation utilizing Hypnotherapy and Marriage Counseling, EMDR and Marriage Counseling. We can offer appointment same day or next day.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 21 Years
  • School: Doctorate in Counseling Psychology, Associate Professor, Accredited Clinical Supervisor
  • Year Graduated: 2005
  • License No. and State: 00933 Iowa

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $230
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Behavioral Health Systems
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • EFR: EAP State of Iowa
  • HealthPartners
  • Medica
  • Midlands Choice
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • VitalLife
  • Workers Compensation Insurance Providers
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: National Board of Certified Counselor / National Certified Counselor
  • Certificate Date: 2006
  • Certificate: AMHCA / Diplomate- Dev. Disability
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC's Groups

Chronic Pain Mngt.:New group in FALL of 2018

Group therapy sessions help clients become aware and learn to cope with negative changes and emotions, improve relationships and manage pain more effectively. Ames Therapy Group therapy combines informal discussions about how lives have been affected by chronic pain and formal lectures in regards to pain psychology, establishment of coping skills, and relaxation techniques. Sessions focus on a particular theme, pattern of behavior, or area of learning, such as: Anger management; Assertive communication Perfectionism and unrealistic expectations ;Cycle of chronic pain; Planning for a difficult day; Personal responsibility; Relationships and chronic pain. Each group runs for 5 weeks.

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FREE EDUCATIONAL TALKS: 2018

2018- Ames Therapy and Consulting hosts a Free Educational Hour each month. These are publish on our facebook amestherapy / instagram amestherapy/ our website amestherapy.com/ and the story county sun calendar of events.

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Mood Management Group: Currently running! 10 weeks

Group therapy for mood management helps clients learn to cope with negative changes and emotions, improve relationships, and manage mood more effectively. Ames Therapy & Consulting Services Group therapy combines informal discussion about moods and formal lectures regarding the mood/thought connection, and alternative or balanced thinking. Group therapy for mood management helps clients learn to cope with negative changes and emotions, improve relationships, and manage mood more effectively. Ames Therapy & Consulting Services Group therapy combines informal discussion about moods and formal lectures regarding the mood/thought connection, alternative or balanced thinking. Sessions focus on particular themes, including patterns of behavior.

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Location

Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC
1103 Buckeye Ave
Suite 104
Ames, Iowa 50010
Call Dr. Amy Mooney Clinical Director
(515) 393-4982

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Depression
  • Chronic Pain
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Illness
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Grief
  • Marital and Premarital
  • School Issues
  • Substance Abuse
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American
Age
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Categories
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Heterosexual Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Biofeedback
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Video Counseling

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Last Modified: 18 Jun 2018
Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS, Counselor in Ames

Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC

Counselor, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS