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TLMHC and LMHC Practice Opportunities

Ames and Des Moines Therapy & Consulting is currently seeking a licensed or temporary licensed psychotherapist to join our esteemed private practice. This is an exceptional opportunity to establish or expand your private practice while collaborating with an outstanding clinical team. We prioritize the well-being and security of our clinicians, offering comprehensive benefits including health insurance, dental coverage, vision insurance, 401k with match, life insurance, and disability insurance.

At Ames & Des Moines Therapy, we provide a supportive environment with newly furnished, beautiful office spaces, a dedicated front desk and administrative staff, comprehensive website services, conference rooms, a group therapy room, and various other amenities. Our comfortable and inviting offices are conveniently located in Westown Parkway and Ames. We value your clinical autonomy while also providing assistance with referrals and exceptional administrative support. We foster collegial relationships through regular peer consultation and weekly staff meetings, and we are proud to have a consulting psychiatrist on our team.

Our clinical supervisors at Ames Therapy come with extensive experience:  Dr. Richard Stapleton, Dr. Amy Mooney, and Dr. Terry Augspurger. Please visit Our Team to learn more about our clinical supervisors.


  • Graduate degree in clinical mental health/counselor education.
  • Candidate must possess an Iowa license as a temporary license mental health counselor or full licensed as a mental health counselor.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected], or you can reach us at 515-635-0213 for further inquiries.

Graduate Student Paid Internships

At Ames and Des Moines Therapy & Consulting, we enthusiastically welcome graduate students who are seeking counseling hours to apply for our internship program. Our friendly and experienced team, consisting of PhDs, fully licensed clinicians, and temporary licensed clinicians, is dedicated to providing continuous support and guidance to our interns throughout their daily operations. We prioritize creating a positive and nurturing learning environment that fosters professional growth.

As an intern, you will have the opportunity to work closely with our knowledgeable staff, who will offer valuable feedback and advice on individual cases. Our team is committed to assisting you in your academic and clinical journey, ensuring that you receive the necessary support for your professional development.

To apply for this rewarding internship opportunity, please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. We look forward to receiving your application and welcoming you to our supportive learning environment.

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