23 plus years experience in the mental health field providing therapy and trained in evidence based practices. My approach is integrating components of different types of modalities. Therapy does not have to be daunting. Let's blaze a trail to new pathways of coping, self discovery and mastery. Let us have a conversation and work together to come up with practical and applicable approaches to your everyday life challenges.
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Expats, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, HIV / AIDS, Hoarding, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Post-traumatic Stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
CA LCSW 28726
Yvette has helped me so much just within the little amount of time i have been going to her.
Written on Mar 10, 2023 after therapy with Yvette for 1 month on issues concerning family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, coping with life changes, and coaching
Yvette is awesome and have a calming voice. She is very knowledgable. She is helping me with my GAD. Hopefully I can do a lot of sessions with her
Written on Mar 09, 2023 after therapy with Yvette for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, sleeping disorders, and coping with life changes
Yvette was a gateway to goodness with a bounty of pro tips that opened up positivity. She had techniques for managing worry and insights into relationships that were golden. She has a lovely relaxed open and grounded approach. A total pro with a heart of gold.
Written on Mar 06, 2023 after therapy with Yvette for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, parenting issues, and coping with life changes