Elizabeth Yerger, MA, LMFTA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate

Supervised by Devaney Knight, LMFT-S (203198)

Elizabeth Yerger

Individual: $100 per session  |  Couples: $130 per session

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You will encounter challenges throughout your life, whether in family strife, relationships, life’s metamorphoses, or difficulty in managing your emotional state. Sometimes stress, anxiety, and depression become overwhelming and it can feel like you are all alone.

It is important to know that you are in fact not alone and that it is my personal goal to work in collaboration with you. Making the brave decision towards seeking professional help can be the powerful first step towards creating sustainable positive change and fulfillment 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 Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate 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.


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


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. 


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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