Rhonda Haler

Psychologist, MS, LP

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Rhonda Haler, MS, LP, Psychologist in West Des Moines
(515) 393-2985 Website

Rhonda Haler

Psychologist, MS, LP


Location

Willow Grove Therapy Group
5000 Westown Pkwy
Suite 100
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
(515) 393-2985

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Rhonda Haler, M.S. is a Licensed Psychologist and EMDR Certified Therapist. Rhonda has over thirty years of experiencing working with children, adolescents and adults in a variety of settings. Rhonda uses therapeutic modalities of CBT, DBT skills, EMDR, art and play therapy techniques to facilitate expression of feelings and begin skill building techniques. Rhonda has a special interest in treating anxiety, depression, OCD and trauma issues and has had extensive training in attachment trauma as well. She has worked and trained under a trauma informed philosophy recognizing the unresolved issues and trauma that need to be addressed behind the behavioral symptoms exhibited.

I am EMDR certified and have use this treatment method for both children and adults to assist everything from anxiety issues and back to school fears to severe trauma. Over the years I have had extensive training in the treatment of trauma and dissociation as well as attachment trauma.

Rhonda was a Clinical Director for an adolescent inpatient unit at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines. She later worked for 21 years at Orchard Place where she was a Program Coordinator for one of the residential treatment programs. Most recently, Rhonda has been providing outpatient therapy at DMPCC for children, adolescents and adults.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 34 Years
  • School: Drake University
  • Year Graduated: 1985
  • License and State: 00773 Iowa

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $190
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • HealthPartners
  • MHN
  • Midlands Choice
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: EMDRIA / EMDR Certified
  • Certificate Date: 2017
  • Membership: APA

Location

Willow Grove Therapy Group
5000 Westown Pkwy
Suite 100
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
(515) 393-2985

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family Systems
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • TF-CBT
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 21 Aug 2019
Rhonda Haler, MS, LP, Psychologist in West Des Moines

Rhonda Haler

Psychologist, MS, LP