top of page
Abigail Nedved


Screenshot 2023-11-20 113729_edited.jpg

Children, Adolescents,

Young Adults (ages 5-18)

  • Individual Therapy

  • Family Therapy

  • Play Therapy


Insurance Accepted

BCBS, Midlands Choice/Cigna



Monday (8:30-4:30)

Tuesday (12-5)

Wednesday (8-12)

Thursday (12-5)

6600 Westown Parkway

Suite 240

West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

515.402.4389 (p)

515.401.1086 (f)

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Master of Arts-Southern Illinois University Edwardsville


I have over 6 years of experience working with individuals, groups, children, teens, and families in a variety of settings including schools, outpatient/community settings, and residential treatment facilities.  I operate under a trauma-informed lens and am  familiar with Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Child Parent Psychotherapy, Autplay, Theraplay, EMDR, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  Abigail treats children and adolescents 5 and up.



ADHD. Anxiety. Autism. ARFID. Coping Skills. Depression. Developmental Disorders. Dual Diagnosis. Eating Disorders. Grief. Life Transitions. Neurodevelopmental Disorders. 
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Peer Relationships. Relationship Issues. School Issues. Self-Esteem. Sexual Abuse. Stress. Suicidal Ideation. Trauma


My goal as a therapist is to create a safe and welcoming space where children and families feel accepted and able to be themselves.  I am passionate about working with children and families who have experienced trauma.  I aim to empower clients as their reach their greatest potential.  I also strive to meet clients where they are at and work to create trust and safety in all my sessions.  Play therapy is incorporated into many of my sessions, as I believe in the power of play.  Play is how children learn while also learning how to explore and talk about their feelings. 

Another passion of mine is working with pediatric feeding and eating disorders.  I have extensive knowledge in the area of eating disorders and can offer a mental health approach to children and adolescents who have feeding/eating disorders.  It has been my experience that pairing mental health with pediatric feeding and eating disorders (namely ARFID) can be highly beneficial for children and families who are experiencing difficulties.  

Are you a new client?  Or do you have a question for Abigail? Contact her here:

It is our policy to respond to emails within 24 business hours. If you do not receive a response, please make sure to check your junk or spam folder. Please also include a phone number in your message.

bottom of page