Last updated: 9/11/2017

Tony J. Raymer, LISW (515) 468-5165
Last Updated: 9/11/2017
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Years of Experience: 7

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:


IA - LISW [008211]

Credentials and Certifications:

Office and Contact Information
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Next Step Counseling Services
3812 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
(515) 468-5165

Office Hours:
Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thu: By appointment
Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat: N/A
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: N/A

Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Autism Spectrum Behavioral Problems Child Abuse and Neglect Developmental Disability Family Issues Interpersonal Relationships Parenting Issues Trauma/PTSD
Also serving:
Adoption/Foster Care Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Asperger's Syndrome Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Depression Dual Diagnosis Education/Personal Development Grief/Loss Life Transitions Men's Issues Postpartum Depression Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexuality Issues Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Suicidal Thoughts Traumatic Brain Injury
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Medicine Parent Guidance Play Therapy Systemic
Other theoretical approaches:
Advocacy Art Therapy Behavioral Case Management Cognitive/Behavioral Expressive Therapy Holistic Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Prevention Psycho-Educational Sandplay Therapy Social Support
Methods - focus areas:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Individual
Other methods:
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Preschool (Under 6) Young Adults (18-25)
Adolescents (13-17)
Specific populations:
Adopted Caregivers Disabled
Brain/Head Injured Children of Divorce Chronic Illness College Students Gifted Step Families Suicidal
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:

Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Hispanic
Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $120
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $120

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Medicaid (or equivalent state insurance): Yes
Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
Information & Referral
One Hour per week for Military and Families

Magellan Behavioral Health Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Midlands Health Partners (Midlands Choice) Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield (Alliance Select Iowa)