Meet the Team at Central Iowa Psychological Services

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  • All
  • Psychiatric Assessments
  • Eating Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • LGBTQ
  • Medication Management
  • TMS Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Family Counseling
  • Adult Counseling
  • Ames Office
  • Ankeny Office
  • Child & Adolescent Counseling
  • Couples Counseling
  • Older Adult Counseling
  • OWI Evaluation
  • Psychological Testing
  • Substance Abuse
  • West Des Moines Office

Karen Ahrens, Psy.D., LP

West Des Moines Office
  • Certified Health Service Provider in Psychology
  • Psychological Testing
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Bridget Bencke-Hiveley, LMHC

West Des Moines Office
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor
  • National Certified Counselor
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Karin Beschen, LMHC

West Des Moines Office
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor
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Teresa M. Barrett, MA

West Des Moines Office
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor
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Katrina Bruns, LISW

Ames Office
  • Licensed Independent Social Worker
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Megan Cecil, LMHC, CADC

West Des Moines Office
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
  • National Certified Counselor
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Sarah Crouse, MA, T-LMHC

Ames Office
  • Temporary Licensed Mental Health Counselor
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Kayla Davidson

Kayla J. Davidson, Psy.D.

Ankeny Office
  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist
  • Psychological Testing
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Margaret (Maggie) Doyle, Psy.D.

Ames Office
  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing
  • Psychological Testing
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Deanna Engrav, LMFT

West Des Moines Office
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Certified Drug & Alcohol Therapist
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Judy A. Gonzales, ARNP

West Des Moines Office
  • Board Certified Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Medication Management
  • TMS Therapy
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Lu Klatt

Luann Klatt, LISW

Ames Office
  • Licensed Independent Social Worker
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Jody Kapustka, ARNP

Ames Office
  • Medical Management
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Jessica Miller

Jessica N. Miller, Psy.D.

Ames Office
  • Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy
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Lily Mathison

Lily Mathison, Ph.D.

Ames Office
  • Psychology Resident
  • Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing
  • Psychological Evaluations
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Kelsey P. Myers, MS

West Des Moines Office
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
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Sunde M. Nesbit, Psy.D.

Ames Office
  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist
  • Psychological Testing
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Nick Peters, CADC

Ankeny Office
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
  • Substance Abuse Professional
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Warren Phillips, Ph.D

Ames Office
  • Clinical Director
  • Clinical and Developmental Psychology
  • Psychological Director
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Adriane Sankey-Tiedens, LISW

Ames Office
  • Licensed Independent Social Worker
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Anthony Santiago, LMFT

Ames Office
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
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Mary Scheckenfelder, Ph.D

Ankeny Office
  • Psychological Testing
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Robin Schinnow, LISW

Ames Office
  • Licensed Independent Social Worker
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Ashley Scudder, PH.D.

Ames Office
  • Licensed Psychologist
  • Certified Health Service Provider in Psychology
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy
  • Psychological Testing
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Robert (Bob) Thacker, MA IAADC

Ames Office
  • Executive Director
  • International Advance Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
  • DOT Substance Abuse Professional
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Nick Stull

Nick Stull, FPMHNP

Ames Office
  • Medication Management
  • Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
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Linda Trudeau, Ph.D.

Ames Office
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor
  • Licensed Marital & Family Therapist
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Melissa Wubben, LMHC, CADC

Ames Office
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
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