Practicing Since 2001, Shane has been working in the mental health field since 2001. He is a clinical social worker who holds an independent social work license in the state of Iowa and is an ordained minister in the Reformed Church in America.
Shane provides individual psychotherapy for adults and children, as well as family and couples counseling. He has experience and expertise helping a wide range of people who have struggled with depression, anxiety, spirituality issues, financial stress management, seasonal affective disorder, men’s issues, sex abuse and addiction issues, and personal/professional development. Shane also has extensive experience with school-based counseling and parent-child stress management.
Shane has worked in hospital, church and education settings as a pastor, chaplain and educator – and provides consultation services for churches and mental health organizations in Des Moines and surrounding communities.
Shane is a seasoned public speaker and is available for speaking and sharing to small and large groups about spirituality and mental health. Shane has provided community education about parenting, marital stress management, spiritual growth, and personal finance stress management in a variety of settings. He has been featured on WOI Channel 5 and WHO Channel 13 newscasts, as well as regularly featured on “Your Money with Jim Sandager” on WHO Radio.