I provide a personalized approach tailored to each persons needs to help you attain the personal growth you desire. Most people experience difficulties at some point in their lives. If you are experiencing problems, there is hope. Counseling provides a safe, warm, supportive relationship where you can openly share your thoughts and feelings, find support, and learn new strategies for coping with situations and emotions. My desire is to work with you to develop new patterns in your life that can lead to healthier coping skills, increased confidence, and a greater sense of purpose and meaning in your life.
My role is to help people utilize what they already know and their strengths to help them overcome barriers in order to grow more fully into who they want to become. I believe in the strength of human resiliency, but sometimes we become stuck and need help to move forward.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Nan King now - (515) 778-4440


  • Years in Practice: 8 Years
  • School: Drake University
  • Year Graduated: 2006
  • License No. and State: 1059 Iowa


  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $150
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Coventry
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.


  • Depression
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Suicidal Ideation


  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Substance Abuse

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders


  • Bisexual Issues
  • Gay Issues
  • Lesbian Issues
  • Transgender Identity

Client Focus


  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transsexual Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic


  • Individuals
Last Modified: 22 Sep 2015
Nan King, LMHC, CADC, Counselor in Des Moines

Nan King

Counselor, LMHC, CADC