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Akilah Yates

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Current Availability:

Available Mon - Thurs - Please note I am only in network with PPO policies

Akilah Yates remote and phone therapy in Florida, IllinoisAkilah Yates remote and phone therapy in Florida, Illinois
Provides therapy in Florida, Illinois

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    Clients can expect a relaxed environment coupled with passion and non-judgement. As your therapist, we will be a team moving at your pace.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    My approach focuses on your strengths to ascend your personal growth. We are required to adapt to the various obstacles that we come across. My goal is to make sure that you are equipped to handle life. I pride myself on being personable.

  • Together, we will:

    I will laugh with you, be silent with you and whatever you need to feel comfortable and safe. A sense of connection, safety, honesty & open-mindedness are the values that I strive for.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    Specialties include trauma, overachievers, overthinkers, persistent depression, reactive attachment disorder, social anxiety as well as personal development. I am multicultural competent and will always keep your values in mind during session.

  • I became a therapist because:

    I genuinely enjoy helping others. As an empath, I find it relatively easy to relate to others coupled with valuable life experiences.

  • More about me and my practice:

    Life is chaotic we all can benefit from a sense of calmness and peace.

More Details:

In-Network with:

Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Florida Blue, Lyra EAP, Lyra Health, Optum Health, Oscar Health, UnitedHealthcare,

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Years Licensed: