Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC

Counselor, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS

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Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC

Counselor, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Ames | Des Moines Therapy & Consulting, PC
1103 Buckeye Ave
Suite 104
Ames, IA 50010
Call Amy Mooney Clinical Director
(515) 393-4982
Offers online therapy

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This location is easily accessible from:

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Additional Location

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

Ames | Des Moines Therapy clinical team provides therapy approaches and techniques which are evidence-based. Dr. Mooney, PhD, LMHC, NCC, ACS, 22 yrs experience, founder and owner. DR. Augspurger, MD, DLFAPA has over 40 yrs experience in psychiatry. Anna Sposeto, MS, TLMHC, CADC 7 yrs experience. Natalie Synders, MS, TLMHC. Corinn Folkert MS, tLMHC 2 yrs experience. Shatai Joiner, MS, LMHC with 7 years experience. Aryn Grywusiewicz MS, NCC, TLMHC with 5 yrs experience. Dr. Vincent Marziano, LP, Consulting Clinical Psychologist 20 years experience.
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 have online HIPPA compliant portal to make appt. online at AMESTHERAPY.COM

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $230
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BHS | Behavioral Health Systems
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • EFR: EAP State of Iowa
  • HealthPartners of MN and WI
  • Medica
  • Midlands Choice
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • VitalLife
  • Workers Compensation Insurance Providers
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 24 Years
  • License: Iowa / 00933
  • School: Doctorate in Counseling Psychology, Associate Prof, Director of Counseling Education Grand View Univ
  • Year Graduated: 2005

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Approved Clinical Supervisor
  • Certificate Date: 2016
  • Certificate: National Board of Certified Counselor / National Certified Counselor
  • Certificate Date: 2006

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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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, IA 50010
Call Amy Mooney Clinical Director
(515) 393-4982
Offers online therapy

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, IA 50266
(515) 635-0213
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Depression
  • Chronic Pain
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Illness
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian and Black and African American
Age
  • Adults
Communities
  • Cancer
  • 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

Links

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Last Modified: 22 Mar 2022
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Ames Therapy & Consulting, PC

Counselor, PhD, MD, LMHCs, NCC, ACS