Nina Yates, L.M.F.T.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Relationship Services

As a result of working with Nina Yates some changes you may start to notice are:


…you feel supported facing difficult decisions and topics such as: staying together, finances, sexual concerns, infidelity, trust, careers, having children and parenting

…you are avoiding habitual patterns of arguing and are finding more effective ways of being understood

…you can tolerate difference while remaining present and communicating directly


…when you visit with your parents, in-laws or siblings you are resisting the impulse to abandon who you really are for the role you think they are expecting and start enjoying more freedom in those relationships

…you become more aware of the implicit beliefs each family member has inherited and choose together whether those beliefs are really serving this family life or not

Other Relationships:

…you find that you are able to resolve issues with close friends

…you feel more capable of coping with the risks necessary to develop a meaningful and intimate relationship

…you find that workplace issues with bosses, employees and coworkers get addressed more smoothly and effectively

Other Concerns:

Clients with relationship or adoption concerns often are experiencing one or more of the following issues which if necessary will also be addressed in your work with Nina Yates:

  • depression
  • anxiety
  • substance abuse
  • codependency
  • life transitions
  • personal growth
  • trouble meeting people
  • loneliness
  • attachment issues
  • trauma

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