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

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Des Moines Therapy & Consulting
2501 Westown Parkway
Suite 1201
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
(515) 635-0213

AMES | DES MOINES THERAPY clinical team provides therapy approaches and techniques which are evidenced based. DR. MOONEY, PHD, LMHC, NCC, ACS, 21 years’ experience and has been with Liberty University as an Associate Professor of Counseling Education. DR. AUGSPURGER, MD, DLFAPA has over 34 years’ experience in psychiatry. CALLIE LAWERENCE, MS, TLMHC, CRC, Lecturer for University of Iowa. VICENT MARZIANO, PHD, Licensed Psychologist 20 years’ experience. ELLYN NITCHALS-KELLNER, MS, Licensed Mental Health Counselor certified in EMDR. Lastly, ANNA ZUIDEMA, MA, TLMHC, NCC graduate of Northwestern University and with ATC 3 years.

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; Post Concussive Syndrome/Mild TBI; PTSD: Marriage Counseling, EMDR. We can offer appointment SAME DAY or NEXT DAY. We have online HIPPA compliant portal to make appt. online at AMESTHERAPY.COM

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 21 Years
  • School: Doctorate in Counseling Psychology, Associate Professor, Accredited Clinical Supervisor
  • Year Graduated: 2005
  • License and State: 00933 Iowa

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $230
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Behavioral Health Systems
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • 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: Approved Clinical Supervisor
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC's Groups

Chronic Pain Management: Continual Rotation

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 | Des Moines 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
Other Location +

Additional Location

Des Moines Therapy & Consulting
2501 Westown Parkway
Suite 1201
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
(515) 635-0213
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 and Asian
Age
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Biofeedback
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors -
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Family / Marital
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

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Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS, Counselor in Ames

Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC

Counselor, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS