About Us

Company History

515 Therapy & Consulting was founded by Crystal Hemesath, Ph.D., LMFT, LMHC. December of 2011, marks the beginning of our journey, together. Crystal’s guiding premise was the concept of the win/win. She believed in creating a practice where all parties benefit, from consumers, to employees, to the community. It is Crystal’s intention to create a positive, collaborative, transparent, and rewarding environment, for all.

We are located at 6600 Westown Parkway, Suite 240, West Des Moines, IA 50266. We provide a wide variety of outpatient mental health services to clients and their families ages 3 and up. These services include psychiatric and mental health evaluations, medication management, individual, couple and family therapy, public speaking and business consulting.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide a valuable service in our community by improving the mental health and well-being of individuals and families through high-quality, personalized care. We believe a company and its outcomes are only as good as its culture. Unity is strength and when there is teamwork and collaboration, amazing things can be achieved.

Values and Core Beliefs

  • We believe in the greater good – the “win/win”.
  • We believe everyone deserves a positive and healthy environment.
  • We believe in teamwork.
  • We believe that success requires grit.
  • We believe in a growth mindset and challenging the status quo.
  • We believe in accountability - do what you say.
  • We believe in being the change you seek.