While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life. By applying therapy approaches and techniques which are evidenced based, we will identify long-standing cognitive and behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life. Each client will receive a highly personalized approach tailored to each clients individual needs to help attain the personal growth they’re striving for. Individual aproaches may include Mental Health & Psychiatric Evaluation, Patient Education, Individual Counseling, Couples Counseling, Group Counseling, and Clinical Telehealth (see our page on this topic). Ames Therapy & Consulting works with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues providing individual counseling services primarily in the areas of the following: Acute Stress/ Catastrophic Trauma; Post Traumatic Stress Disorder; Depression; Chronic Pain *; Adjustment Disorders; Anxiety Disorders/Panic Disorder; and Postconcussional Syndrome/Mild TBI.
*Group counseling additionally provided
Ames Therapy & Consulting services has academic and professional experience in evaluation and treatment of individuals with mental health and medical disorders in both forensic and behavioral health settings. Both specialties posess specific knowledge in mental health assessment and clinical interview to provide opinions necessary for diagnosis, impairment and treatment of the individual. Opinions are provided in legal and medical settings, that differentiate medical and mental health issues and other related conditions that may impact work abilities and activities of daily living.
Ames Therapy provides Independent Mental Health Evaluations, Fitness for Duty, and record reviews assessing the medical, mental health, psychiatric, and behavioral status of the individual. These cases may involve dual diagnosis; assessment of social, occupational, and work activiites; cognitive impairment, mental status, personality assessment, and substance abuse history. These evaluations are focused to provide recommendations regarding the best evidenced based mental health treatment.
Please call our office 515 337- 1380 or email for a consultation today.
Suite # 104
Ames, Iowa 50010
PHONE: 515 337 1380
FAX: 855 377 6321
Johnston Iowa - Satellite Office IME's only:
6165 NW 86th St.
Johnston, Iowa 50131