Steve Yates, MA, LMFT


Steve Yates, is an author and licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.  Steve has over 32 years of counselling experience and has published five books in the field of psychology and spirituality. Steve holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Rehabilitation as well as a master’s degree in Psychology and Counselling.  Over the years Steve has specialized in alcohol and drug counselling, crisis intervention and emergency psychiatric care.  While working as a mental health Emergency Services Coordinator for the city of Alamosa, Colorado Steve was certified by the FBI as a Hostage Negotiator. 

Steve was drawn to Innercept because of Innercept’s integrative model of treatment that will allow him the freedom to express his unique style of therapy. Steve places emphasis on holistic healing with a focus on spirituality.

Steve and his wife compete in and around the northwest with the United States Pickle Ball Association. Steve is currently ranked a 4.0 in mixed and men’s doubles.