We All Struggle At Times

Sometimes life can be difficult, and we need a safe, compassionate, non-judgmental space to work through the challenges we face. Some of the issues that I focus on with clients are addiction, grief and loss, trauma, sexuality, anxiety and depression.
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Tricia R. Yavitz, LMHC

I am a licensed mental health therapist and also a certified alcohol and drug counselor with over 15 years of experience in the mental health field. I believe in meeting clients where they are at in their journey and take a collaborative approach with folks to obtain their desired growth and change. I offer knowledge, passion, empathy, experience, humor, extensive training and a sincere desire for ALL of us to be happy, healthy, and whole. Finding a therapist may feel overwhelming, my hope is that you find someone you "click" with and begin your journey to healing. I would be honored to assist you in this process and to be an accomplice to your positive change.
Tricia R. Yavitz
Mental Health Therapist


  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Grief
  • Open Relationships/Polyamory
  • Addiction
  • Relationship Issues
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Kink/Diverse Sexualities
  • Self Esteem


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Family/Marital Therapy
  • Adlerian
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Feminist Therapy
  • Humanistic Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Compassion Focused
  • Integrative Therapy
  • Trauma Focused

Insurance Accepted

  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare
  • HealthPartners
  • Out of Pocket
  • UMR


TRY Therapy

702 SW 4th St Suite 110
Ankeny, IA 50023-2964

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