We offer mental health assessments and counseling for children at over 50 schools in 7 counties in the greater Des Moines area.

  • Polk County: West Des Moines
  • Dallas County: Waukee, Perry
  • Madison County: Earlham
  • Story County: Collins-Maxwell
  • Marion County: Knoxville, Pleasantville
  • Warren County: Southeast Warren

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.


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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.

Our licensed therapists provide mental health counseling for children and adolescents at school, if requested, for Preschool through High school students. Therapists collaborate with the school as needed and meet monthly with the parent(s) for a family session.

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