Laurie Shoats

Marriage & Family Therapist, BS, MMFT, LMFT

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Laurie Shoats

Marriage & Family Therapist, BS, MMFT, LMFT


Location

Offers online therapy

Real Life Solutions Counseling, Inc.
Vero Beach, FL 32966
(954) 324-1973

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Announcement icon COVID-19 I am following social distancing as an essential service. I am doing phone sessions to accommodate my clients. Thank you.
With 30 years experience, Laurie Shoats specializes in Couples, including infidelity recovery, trust and communication issues , Anger Management, Women's Issues, including intimacy and empowerment and Parenting Skills. Laurie Shoats is a dedicated professional who is adept in assisting her clients reach their personal goals. Laurie believes in finding Real Life Solutions for life's challenges. Laurie is referred to as patient, knowledgeable and easy to talk to. Laurie's ideal clients want to start finding solutions from day 1. **I am strictly doing Telemental Health due to Covid-19** I am able to serve ALL of Florida.
Specialties include couples, infidelity recovery, relationships, anger mgmt., intimacy, anxiety and parenting skills. Are you confused about whether or not your relationship is worth saving? We discuss if it is best for you to stay in your relationship or end it and move on. That is always a very difficult decision. Let Laurie help you get back on track.
We work on solutions so you can enjoy immediate relief. You will benefit from 30 years experience. Laurie knows your life is hectic and this is why she is available for phone sessions, weekend and evening appointments. **DISCOUNT packages available**

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $200 - $400
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Venmo, Visa, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 32 Years
  • License: Florida / MT2486
  • School: St. Thomas University
  • Year Graduated: 1992

Location

Real Life Solutions Counseling, Inc.
Vero Beach, FL 32966
(954) 324-1973
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Infidelity
  • Anger Management
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child
  • Codependency
  • Consentual Nonmomogamy
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Single Parents, Intimacy, Divorce Support
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Vegan Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Neuro-Linguistic
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychoeducation
  • Reality Therapy
  • Reflective Listening
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Laurie is an excellent clinician. She is extremely ethical and knowledgeable in the mental health field. Laurie is very compassionate and truly wants to help her clients improve their lives and work through their issues. I have had the pleasure of working with Laurie for years and would highly recommend her to any client seeking empathic resolution to their issues.

Last Modified: 19 Nov 2021
Laurie Shoats, BS, MMFT, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Vero Beach
Laurie Shoats

Marriage & Family Therapist, BS, MMFT, LMFT