- 8-Week Class: The Wisdom of Mindfulness
- 1-day Workshop: Leadership and Anxiety in the Church
- In the news: Board member Denise Essman in the Business Record’s 2015 Photo Issue.
- In the news: The Center’s clinical director, Michele Lukacik on the realities of post traumatic stress syndrome and veterans.
Welcome to DMPCC
The Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center offers a counseling environment where individuals, couples, and families can bring their concerns about life and relationships. Our credentialed counselors help people find solutions for current life problems, understand past issues, and build a hopeful future. The Center also provides consultation and educational services to professionals, businesses, and congregations.
How we can help….Life is complex and full of challenges. Career demands, personal relation-ships, and family situations often contribute to depression, grief, stress, anxiety, and other emotional hurdles. At the Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center, we can help you or someone you know cope with the challenges of life, heal from emotional wounds, and grow toward psychological maturity. We work to restore the whole person: mind, body, and spirit.
Restoring Lives….Whether you are facing a crisis or have a long-standing concern, if you are experiencing stress or discord, please call us today at 515.274.4006. Our staff provides high quality affordable counseling.
Rebuilding Relationships….Our compassionate counselors can help you resolve marital and family conflicts, explore intimacy issues, improve communication skills, and ease the effects of stress and anxiety on your relationships. Please call us today so we can help with your concerns (515.274.4006).
Quality Affordable Counseling for All…. Center clients come from every walk of life and reflect all ages, from pre-school children to senior citizens. The Center’s services are affordable to all. Most insurance plans cover a portion of the fee. For the uninsured and underinsured, the Center is able to provide services on an ability-to-pay, sliding-scale basis thanks to donations from individuals, corporations, foundations, and churches. Gifts to the Center are tax deductible and help many hundreds of people each year.