Elizabeth Yerger, MA, Post Graduate Intern

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Post Graduate Intern

Supervised by Devaney Knight, LMFT-S (203198)

Elizabeth Yerger

Individual: $75 per session  |  Couples: $95 per session

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You might be here because dealing with personal problems on your own is no longer working. Perhaps feelings of isolation, anxiety, and sadness consume you on a daily basis. Maybe your relationship with your partner is suffering tremendously and you don’t know where to turn.

When challenges like these arise in our lives, it can feel scary to take the steps to seek out a safe outlet for support. Know that you are not alone. Therapy is one of many places where you can sort your thoughts, feelings, and options for creating sustainable change in your life.

About Elizabeth Yerger

Elizabeth Yerger received her Master of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Houston Christian University. She is currently a Post Graduate Intern pursuing MFT licensure in the state of Texas. Elizabeth Yerger has worked with a wide range of clients from diverse backgrounds in private practice providing play therapy, individual, culturally sensitive couples, and family therapy.

Clinical Specialties of Elizabeth Yerger

Attachment Issues, Behavioral Changes, Anxiety & Depression

Elizabeth’s professional experience includes working with the family of origin & attachment issues, difficulties in adjusting to change, behavioral changes, trauma, anxiety & depression, as well as spiritual counseling. She has extensive training in directive and non-directive play therapy. Additionally, her work with couples is heavily influenced by evidence-based research from the Gottman Institute.

Issues

Anger Management, Anxiety, Coping Skills, Divorce, Family Conflict, Grief, Infidelity, LGBTQ+/Coming Out Issues, Marital/Premarital, Obesity, Oppositional Defiance (ODD), Parenting, Peer Relationships, Racial Identity, Self-Esteem, Stress, Transgender, Trauma and PTSD, Weight Loss, Women’s Issues

Client Focus

Ethnicity: All Backgrounds
Age: Adults & Children

Communities

Bisexual Allied, Body Positivity, HIV/AIDS Allied, Little Person Allied, Racial Justice Allied, Sex-Positive/Kink Allied, Transgender Allied, Veterans.

Types of Therapy

Attachment-Based, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally Focused, Family Systems, Feminist, The Gottman Method, Humanistic, Multicultural, Person-Centered, Positive Psychology, Psychodynamic, Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT), Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), Strength-Based, Structural Family Therapy, Trauma Focused.

Philosophy of Elizabeth Yerger

While walking with you through the therapeutic process, Elizabeth is passionate about taking a collaborative approach. She understands you are unique and will always keep your needs in mind. Her client-centered approach ensures you can cultivate a strong and safe therapeutic alliance. It is her mission to create a trustworthy, nonjudgmental, and open environment for all of her clients, hoping to help champion and facilitate the process of facing any obstacle that life may throw your way. 

Personal

Elizabeth relocated from Philadelphia to Houston with her family. She spends her free time in many ways, enjoying cooking/baking, watching shows about the paranormal or anything spooky, and hanging out with her friends. Elizabeth looks forward to taking her pit bull out for a run every day. She takes the opportunity to travel; the world has so much to offer and she wants to experience it all. 

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