Counselor, MSEd, LMHC, LPC, NCC, CCTP Verified
Verified
I employ a variety of therapeutic techniques: Traditional "talk" therapy; Art as therapy and Creative/Expressive therapy techniques; Logotherapy and Gestalt, using the client's own perspective to elicit change and growth. As an existential counselor, it is my job to assist clients in giving meaning to their experiences and moving forward to live a meaningful life. My therapeutic approach is successful in addressing all types of mental health / mental illness concerns, especially: trauma, children and adolescents, stage of life concerns, mood disorders and disruptions (stress, depression, anxiety etc.), parenting, and relational issues.
(563) 518-5442
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I employ a variety of therapeutic techniques: Traditional "talk" therapy; Art as therapy and Creative/Expressive therapy techniques; Logotherapy and Gestalt, using the client's own perspective to elicit change and growth. As an existential counselor, it is my job to assist clients in giving meaning to their experiences and moving forward to live a meaningful life. My therapeutic approach is successful in addressing all types of mental health / mental illness concerns, especially: trauma, children and adolescents, stage of life concerns, mood disorders and disruptions (stress, depression, anxiety etc.), parenting, and relational issues.
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Counselor, MA, LMHC, NCC Verified
Verified
Welcome! I have been helping people navigate through life's issues for over 25 years. Whether it's anxiety, anger, depression, grief, guilt, trauma, relationships, parenting, substance abuse, sexuality, spirituality or life stress we can work together to create a path that works better for you. My practice space is private and informal. I joyfully look forward to meeting you.
(563) 265-8660
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Welcome! I have been helping people navigate through life's issues for over 25 years. Whether it's anxiety, anger, depression, grief, guilt, trauma, relationships, parenting, substance abuse, sexuality, spirituality or life stress we can work together to create a path that works better for you. My practice space is private and informal. I joyfully look forward to meeting you.
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Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
I believe that It takes great strength and courage to ask for help and I would be honored to help you (or your children) find more fulfillment and happiness in life. I am a licensed Clinical Psychologist and have experience with children, adolescents, and adults. I engage in individual, couples, and family therapy as well as psychological assessment. I believe the range of experiences enables me to more fully understand the individual needs of each client I work with.
(515) 393-4084
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I believe that It takes great strength and courage to ask for help and I would be honored to help you (or your children) find more fulfillment and happiness in life. I am a licensed Clinical Psychologist and have experience with children, adolescents, and adults. I engage in individual, couples, and family therapy as well as psychological assessment. I believe the range of experiences enables me to more fully understand the individual needs of each client I work with.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LISW Verified
Verified
Hello! I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker. I have a passion for working with Children, Teenagers, Adults, Elderly and Disabled individuals. I specialize in working with anyone who has experienced traumatic events or has Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. I am a certified EMDR Therapist. EMDR is a type of therapy that helps people heal from emotional and bodily distress after experiencing a traumatic life event. I am also trained in Play Therapy, which is used with children. Other areas of interest include: addictions and compulsions, anxiety, attachment, depression, divorce issues, grief and loss issues, communication problems, pain, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Trauma and others.
(319) 313-2667
Verified

Hello! I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker. I have a passion for working with Children, Teenagers, Adults, Elderly and Disabled individuals. I specialize in working with anyone who has experienced traumatic events or has Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. I am a certified EMDR Therapist. EMDR is a type of therapy that helps people heal from emotional and bodily distress after experiencing a traumatic life event. I am also trained in Play Therapy, which is used with children. Other areas of interest include: addictions and compulsions, anxiety, attachment, depression, divorce issues, grief and loss issues, communication problems, pain, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Trauma and others.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LISW Verified
Verified
I will collaborate with you to address what you're facing in a way that works for you whether it be in mental health, interpersonal relationships or other issues you are facing past or present. We are shaped by our unique life circumstances and experiences and I will take this into account as we work together.
(563) 275-6445
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I will collaborate with you to address what you're facing in a way that works for you whether it be in mental health, interpersonal relationships or other issues you are facing past or present. We are shaped by our unique life circumstances and experiences and I will take this into account as we work together.
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Counselor, MS, NCC, LMHC Verified
Verified
I believe that counseling is individualized and my focus during sessions is about you. As your therapist, I value your input while tailoring my counseling approach to best fit your needs through a compassionate approach. I work with clients who face symptoms of depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, anger, and issues of shame and guilt utilizing a Solution Focused approach in my sessions. I also utilize techniques of Cognitive Behavioral therapy. Through these approaches counseling will assist you in decreasing life’s barriers and promote personal growth. I am also accepting Saturday appointments to best fit your schedule.
(712) 566-6986
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I believe that counseling is individualized and my focus during sessions is about you. As your therapist, I value your input while tailoring my counseling approach to best fit your needs through a compassionate approach. I work with clients who face symptoms of depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, anger, and issues of shame and guilt utilizing a Solution Focused approach in my sessions. I also utilize techniques of Cognitive Behavioral therapy. Through these approaches counseling will assist you in decreasing life’s barriers and promote personal growth. I am also accepting Saturday appointments to best fit your schedule.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LISW Verified
Verified
I am passionate about building relationships and connecting with others during the therapeutic process. When we can learn to trust and feel safe, the possibilities for growth and healing from trauma can be limitless. This is amazing to me, and I’m honored to be a part of the process! No matter where you are on your journey to healing, I’m ready to work with you to find the tools you need to thrive. I provide therapy in a safe, comfortable environment where each of our sessions can go at your own pace.
(888) 802-2924
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I am passionate about building relationships and connecting with others during the therapeutic process. When we can learn to trust and feel safe, the possibilities for growth and healing from trauma can be limitless. This is amazing to me, and I’m honored to be a part of the process! No matter where you are on your journey to healing, I’m ready to work with you to find the tools you need to thrive. I provide therapy in a safe, comfortable environment where each of our sessions can go at your own pace.
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Counselor, LMHC, MA Verified
Verified
I received my BA in Psychology from the University of Iowa in 1980 and returned to receive my MA in Counseling and Human Development in 1992. I have been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in Iowa since 1998. I have over 30 years of experience in the counseling field and utilize a variety of cognitive/behavioral approaches in working with adults, adolescents, couples and families. Areas of experience include depression, anxiety and other mood disorders, ADD/ADHD, relationship, couple and divorce issues, stress and anger management, domestic violence, and substance abuse issues. Evening appointments are available.
(319) 774-4313
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I received my BA in Psychology from the University of Iowa in 1980 and returned to receive my MA in Counseling and Human Development in 1992. I have been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in Iowa since 1998. I have over 30 years of experience in the counseling field and utilize a variety of cognitive/behavioral approaches in working with adults, adolescents, couples and families. Areas of experience include depression, anxiety and other mood disorders, ADD/ADHD, relationship, couple and divorce issues, stress and anger management, domestic violence, and substance abuse issues. Evening appointments are available.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LISW Verified
Verified
Congratulations on taking the first step in your journey by seeking a therapist to assist you! My goal is to provide my clients with nonjudgmental, compassionate, empathetic support to aid them in overcoming whatever stress, conflict, or trauma may be occurring in their lives. There are times when a person who does not have a horse in the race of your life is useful to assist in this process.
(515) 519-9828 x3
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Congratulations on taking the first step in your journey by seeking a therapist to assist you! My goal is to provide my clients with nonjudgmental, compassionate, empathetic support to aid them in overcoming whatever stress, conflict, or trauma may be occurring in their lives. There are times when a person who does not have a horse in the race of your life is useful to assist in this process.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, tLMFT Verified
Verified
I provide an open and accepting environment that empowers clients to share their concerns without judgment. From a systemic perspective, I focus on helping individuals, couples and families develop a greater sense of self within their relationships, leading clients to develop and maintain healthy and sustainable relationships beyond therapy. I work with a broad range of clients including individual teenagers to older adults, couples and families, with a diverse set of problems and needs including anxiety, depression, grief, trauma, couple and marital issues, blended family problems, and many more.
(515) 393-6791
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I provide an open and accepting environment that empowers clients to share their concerns without judgment. From a systemic perspective, I focus on helping individuals, couples and families develop a greater sense of self within their relationships, leading clients to develop and maintain healthy and sustainable relationships beyond therapy. I work with a broad range of clients including individual teenagers to older adults, couples and families, with a diverse set of problems and needs including anxiety, depression, grief, trauma, couple and marital issues, blended family problems, and many more.
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Counselor, MS, LMHC, CADC Verified
Verified
When seeking therapy, sometimes the signs are obvious and other times they're not. My goal is to provide you with a safe, unbiased space where you can freely explore, process, and gain new perspectives without the fear of judgment or repercussions. I work with individuals and couples struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, grief & loss, relationship challenges, and life transitions - just to name a few. I also have a passion for working with students and assisting them with challenges and transitions to college and/or graduate school.
(515) 361-7614
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When seeking therapy, sometimes the signs are obvious and other times they're not. My goal is to provide you with a safe, unbiased space where you can freely explore, process, and gain new perspectives without the fear of judgment or repercussions. I work with individuals and couples struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, grief & loss, relationship challenges, and life transitions - just to name a few. I also have a passion for working with students and assisting them with challenges and transitions to college and/or graduate school.
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Counselor, MA, LMHC-T Verified
Verified
I enjoy working with those wanting to develop strength and skills to manage depression, anxiety, self-harm, negative self-image/self-esteem, and life transitions/adjustments. I believe that everyone (yes, you!) deserves to know, feel, and understand their worth and value here on this earth. It is my goal to help you to heal from past traumas, better understand and cope with negative emotions, and support growth in all areas of your life.
(515) 206-8984
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I enjoy working with those wanting to develop strength and skills to manage depression, anxiety, self-harm, negative self-image/self-esteem, and life transitions/adjustments. I believe that everyone (yes, you!) deserves to know, feel, and understand their worth and value here on this earth. It is my goal to help you to heal from past traumas, better understand and cope with negative emotions, and support growth in all areas of your life.
Photo of Katie Steenhoek, Counselor
Counselor, LMHC Verified
Verified
I believe that each of us has the power to achieve our goals and conquer our fears. I enjoy helping my clients identify their goals and the obstacles that stand in the way of achieving them. We then make a plan to break down these barriers and work toward realizing their best life. I have experience working with children, adolescents, adults and the aging on a wide range of issues.
(515) 505-1849
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I believe that each of us has the power to achieve our goals and conquer our fears. I enjoy helping my clients identify their goals and the obstacles that stand in the way of achieving them. We then make a plan to break down these barriers and work toward realizing their best life. I have experience working with children, adolescents, adults and the aging on a wide range of issues.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LISW Verified
Verified
My goal is to help you identify and maximize personal strengths to successfully address the difficulties that are keeping you from having a fulfilling life. I use Cognitive-Behavioral therapy, Mindfulness, Internal Family Systems therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy and Neurofeedback to assist with a variety of client problems. These include problems related to physical disability, trauma and abuse, ADHD, problems related to aging, family and relationship problems, PTSD, anxiety, and depression. For clients who are interested, I incorporate their spiritual beliefs in the process of healing. All age groups are welcome.
(641) 329-0104
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My goal is to help you identify and maximize personal strengths to successfully address the difficulties that are keeping you from having a fulfilling life. I use Cognitive-Behavioral therapy, Mindfulness, Internal Family Systems therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy and Neurofeedback to assist with a variety of client problems. These include problems related to physical disability, trauma and abuse, ADHD, problems related to aging, family and relationship problems, PTSD, anxiety, and depression. For clients who are interested, I incorporate their spiritual beliefs in the process of healing. All age groups are welcome.
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LISW Verified
Verified
Jeremy Overbaugh values and enjoys working with children, adolescents, and families who are responding to a broad range of problems and concerns in their lives and relationships. He offers a relaxed, non-judgmental approach to therapy, with the goal of providing collaborative and effective treatment to the young people he works with. Jeremy's primary areas of clinic focus include: anxiety, ADHD, depression, anger/behavioral issues, PTSD/trauma, Autism, family conflict/separation, and school difficulties. Jeremy also offers individual adult and couples therapy as well.
(515) 519-3473
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Jeremy Overbaugh values and enjoys working with children, adolescents, and families who are responding to a broad range of problems and concerns in their lives and relationships. He offers a relaxed, non-judgmental approach to therapy, with the goal of providing collaborative and effective treatment to the young people he works with. Jeremy's primary areas of clinic focus include: anxiety, ADHD, depression, anger/behavioral issues, PTSD/trauma, Autism, family conflict/separation, and school difficulties. Jeremy also offers individual adult and couples therapy as well.
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MA, LMHC Verified
Verified
Her expertise includes co-occurring diagnoses, substance abuse, ADHD, behavior problems, anxiety, depression, women’s issues, children and family relationships, adolescent issues, trauma and abuse, and attachment concerns. She is well-versed in web-based mental health assessments and online services through Talkspace.
(641) 638-5296
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Her expertise includes co-occurring diagnoses, substance abuse, ADHD, behavior problems, anxiety, depression, women’s issues, children and family relationships, adolescent issues, trauma and abuse, and attachment concerns. She is well-versed in web-based mental health assessments and online services through Talkspace.
Photo of Tiffany Schupanitz, Counselor
Counselor, LMHC, CCTP, NCC Verified
Verified
I enjoy providing therapy to individuals and families. I provide a safe supportive environment and encourage my clients to be comfortable, open, and honest. This allows me to work with my clients. Together, in a casual and comfortable environment, we identify and approach life's challenges because only together are we able to make life-changing decisions. You are important to me and in session we will focus your issues and your concerns. We may potentially focus on anxiety, depression, delinquent defiant behavior, conduct concerns, school or work issues, trauma, relationships, stress management, substance issues, or self-esteem.
(515) 200-1113
Verified
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I enjoy providing therapy to individuals and families. I provide a safe supportive environment and encourage my clients to be comfortable, open, and honest. This allows me to work with my clients. Together, in a casual and comfortable environment, we identify and approach life's challenges because only together are we able to make life-changing decisions. You are important to me and in session we will focus your issues and your concerns. We may potentially focus on anxiety, depression, delinquent defiant behavior, conduct concerns, school or work issues, trauma, relationships, stress management, substance issues, or self-esteem.
Photo of Lisa Ferretti, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LISW Verified
Verified
My passion is to walk with you on your journey toward healing and wholeness. I offer a safe, welcoming, inclusive, and confidential space. You already possess the strengths you need to face life's challenges. Let's explore together.
(319) 774-3374
Verified
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My passion is to walk with you on your journey toward healing and wholeness. I offer a safe, welcoming, inclusive, and confidential space. You already possess the strengths you need to face life's challenges. Let's explore together.
Photo of Gretchen Pfaff Thompson, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LISW Verified
Verified
I have been in practice providing mental health services for almost 40 years! The experiences through the years has provided me with the tools to help every person I see today. Whether your concerns are family issues, relationship concerns, mood changes, or trauma experiences, I always do my best to provide the very best for my clients.
(563) 235-1248
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I have been in practice providing mental health services for almost 40 years! The experiences through the years has provided me with the tools to help every person I see today. Whether your concerns are family issues, relationship concerns, mood changes, or trauma experiences, I always do my best to provide the very best for my clients.
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Counselor, LMHC Verified
Verified
I believe life is a series of winding paths and enjoy meeting with individuals, families, and couples to navigate these paths so they can work towards a more fulfilling life. My overall style of therapy is eclectic, meaning I enjoy mixing a variety of techniques. Using this therapy strategy, I find I am best able to meet the needs of each individual client. Even so, cognitive-behavioral therapy and client-centered therapy are among my favorite styles. I believe the therapeutic alliance between therapist and client is of extreme importance, so I focus strongly on building this therapeutic connection.
(563) 362-3012
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I believe life is a series of winding paths and enjoy meeting with individuals, families, and couples to navigate these paths so they can work towards a more fulfilling life. My overall style of therapy is eclectic, meaning I enjoy mixing a variety of techniques. Using this therapy strategy, I find I am best able to meet the needs of each individual client. Even so, cognitive-behavioral therapy and client-centered therapy are among my favorite styles. I believe the therapeutic alliance between therapist and client is of extreme importance, so I focus strongly on building this therapeutic connection.

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