Personal Mental Health

We offer mental health assessments and counseling for children, adolescents, adults, couples and families at our two locations: West Des Moines and Knoxville. Our licensed therapists help with issues such as depression, anxiety, grief, trauma, anger, abuse, learning disorders, ADD/ADHD, stress management, relationship issues, work issues and more.

Psychiatry

Clients who are in counseling at Integrative Counseling Solutions may see our psychiatrist if they and their therapist determine it is needed. Our licensed psychiatrist is board certified and provides psychiatric assessment and medication management for children and adults. The psychiatrist and therapist may collaborate to determine the best treatment plan for their clients.

PARENT-CHILD INTERACTION THERAPY (PCIT)

Is an evidence-based program for parents with children ages 2-7 who display disruptive behavior or attachment issues. PCIT helps:

  • Improve parent-child relationships
  • Decrease the child’s behavior problems
  • Improve parenting skills
  • Decrease parental stress

SKILL DEVELOPMENT

Integrative Counseling Solutions provides skill development for clients who have Medicaid. These services are called Behavioral Health Intervention Services (BHIS) and are offered to strengthen basic areas of functioning.

Our skill development counselors:

  • Identify strengths
  • Teach coping, self-relaxation and anger management skills
  • Model and teach communication skills
  • Develop conflict resolution and problem-solving skills

TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE

Our licensed therapists provide trauma-informed care through a variety of means including Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT). These programs help relieve many types of psychological distress, for all ages.

VIDEO-TELECOUNSELING

Through video-telecounseling, our licensed therapists are able to offer clients access to counseling services when either the therapist or client is unable to travel to the office. Our video-teleconferenceing program is offered on a secure, encrypted, web-based platform that ensures your counseling sessions are private.

Play Therapy

Play Therapy is not the same as regular, everyday play. While spontaneous play is a natural and essential part of the developmental process, Play Therapy is a systematic and therapeutic approach. Play Therapists are licensed mental health professionals with extensive training, supervision, and education in Play Therapy. Play Therapy incorporates a growing number of evidence-based practices and techniques to help clients prevent or resolve psychosocial difficulties and achieve optimal growth and development.

BRAINSPOTTING

A Revolutionary therapy for rapid change and treatment of anxiety, trauma and PTSD for children, teens and adults. Brainspotting therapy combines the strengths of brain-based and talk therapies into a powerful technique. Developed by Dr. David Grand, author of Emotional Healing at Warp Speed and Brainspotting. Currently six staff are trained in this modality, they have openings and can accept most insurances.

BRAIN HEALTH COACHING

An innovative program that is exclusive to Integrative Counseling Solutions, can help you,your children, or partner build resilience, mindfulness and coping and relaxation skills to deal with the stressors in your life including COVID, children learning from home while you are working from home and other changes needed during a a global pandemic. This program is not covered by insurance but may be covered by your Flex Spending Account or Medical Savings Account.

Trauma Informed Yoga with Sandy Eimers RPh, C-IAYT, ERYT500, TIYT-tm

  • Discover how stress affects the physical body and depletes energy.
  • Explore the five layers of being to understand where stress hides and learn tools to manage stress/build resiliency.
  • Practice conscious breathing and understand why it is the key to relaxation in the anatomy.
  • Learn to recognize triggers for stress, identify tools for diffusing stress and practices that forge new neurological pathways to relaxation.

POSSIBILITIES

We are excited to bring you our NEW and innovative Substance Abuse Program, POSSIBILITIES!! This service can be provided online or in-person. There are immediate openings, and most insurances are accepted. Call today for more information 515-267-1340.

COMING SOON!

We have applied for a license to offer Substance Abuse treatment. More information available after February 10th.


We offer mental health assessments and counseling for children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. Our licensed therapists help with issues such as depression, anxiety, grief, trauma anger, abuse, learning disorders, ADD/ADHD, stress management, relationship issues, work issues, etc.

Please call our offices to see if services are offered in your area: