James Yates, Ph.D., L.P.C
is dedicated to helping you create the career you want doing the
work you love.
James developed the Career
with Heart coaching program to help
participants discover the work they love and create a vision for their
life’s work. Participants are provided with the tools and support to
take steps towards their vision and to overcome personal obstacles to
creating a fulfilling and productive career. Methodically presented,
James’ approach brings humor, play and creativity to the table as he
weaves the possibilities for change and growth in concrete and
nearly two decades of experience as a psychotherapist, coach and group
leader, James works with a multi-modal approach that is responsive to
each individual’s needs and respects their life circumstances and
personal learning styles. He uses a range of experiential exercises
including guided imagery, interactive games, improv, movement,
awareness techniques and much more. As a skilled group leader, he is
dedicated to developing a trusting, supportive atmosphere that
encourages sharing and interaction, while drawing on the unique and
valuable resources of the group.
Yates is co-owner of Orange Hill Wellness Center in Charlottesville,
Virginia. He has been in practice since 1991.