Rebecca practices Cognitive Behavior Therapy as well as a Solutions-Oriented approach.

Appointments available for adults, children, adolescents, couples and families. Much of Rebecca’s work has revolved around the evaluation and treatment of trauma and trauma related issues. Subspecialties include treatment of sexual abuse, addictions, and grief.

Counseling offered in the areas of depression, grief, stress, anxiety, coping skills & related disorders. Focus on women's issues, post-traumatic stress, parenting, marital issues, divorce and separation. Additional issues addressed include school problems and phobias, as well as general conflict and problem solving.


Self-referrals, as well as school, court, EAP, agency, therapist, primary care physician, psychiatrist and hospital care referral:

Has also participated in the following:

  • Red Cross Training
  • Presenter at University of Iowa on "Disaster Mental Health"
  • Conference presenter on treatment of Sexual Offenders
  • Facilitated support Groups for spouses of deployed military,


Flexible Hours
By Appointment Only
Some Evenings Upon Request

Click on FORMS for a description of information and forms required at the first appointment.

Your confidentiality is protected in compliance with HIPAA privacy laws and requirements.


Payment is due at the time of the session unless other arrangements have been made. Your therapist will file your insurance claim, but you are responsible for deductibles, co-insurance, and co-payments. It is your responsibility to familiarize yourself with your insurance benefits.

Rebecca Dwyer-Elias, LCSW, LISW, DECAT P.C., is a participating provider for numerous insurance, EAP and managed care programs. Please inquire as to carriers for which will be accepted. It is the responsibility of the patient to verify health insurance coverage with the carrier. Verification of health insurance benefits is NOT a guarantee of payment to Rebecca Dwyer-Elias, LCSW, LISW, DECAT, P.C., and all charges, including non-covered services, co-payments and applicable deductibles are the patient's responsibility at the time services are rendered.

A partial list of insurers with who DECAT, P.C. works:
  • APS Healthcare
  • Alliance
  • Anthem
  • Availity
  • Bensinger, DuPont & Associates
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Ceridian
  • Cigna
  • Com Psych
  • EAP services
  • Employee Resource Systems
  • ESI
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Medicare/Iowa
  • MHNet
  • MHN
  • Midlands Choice
  • Military One Source
  • Optum Health
  • Shepellfgi
  • TriCare North
  • Ulliance, Inc.
  • United Healthcare
  • Value Options

Payments may be made here through paypal
There is a $3 processing fee added to all online payments