Natalie Snyders MS, TLMHC, CADC

Natalie Snyders

Natalie Snyders MS, TLMHC, CADC- Ames and Des Moines Office

Natalie graduated with her Master's in Counseling Psychology from Drake University in October of 2020.  Natalie is a Temporary License Mental Health Counselor (TLMHC) in the State of Iowa under supervision for her permanent license and is also a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor (CADC). Natalie is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Natalie received her Bachelors of Science degree in Environmental Studies from Northland College.

Natalie has worked in the mental health field for six years as a habilitation counselor for adults with chronic mental illness and most recently as a substance abuse counselor at House of Mercy.  Natalie interests lie in working with adults using various modalities to heal trauma and enhance quality of life. Natalie’s clinical experience and focus includes depression, anxiety, PTSD, addiction, adjustment disorders, bipolar disorder, and personality disorders. 

Natalie utilizes EMDR and CBT along with a person-centered approach, while incorporating mindfulness, spirituality and somatic techniques when beneficial for the client. Natalie also has a background in professional advocacy which allows her to view therapy through a social justice lens. In her free time, Natalie can usually be found spending time with family and friends, reading voraciously, practicing yoga, or hiking around somewhere.

  • Temporary Licensed Mental Health Counselor (TLMHC)
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC)
  • EMDR Trained