About YPS Psychology

Professional, Accessible Psychological Support For Workplace & Learning Environments

As educational, health and wellbeing experts, YPS Psychology are dedicated to assessing learning needs and challenging the mental health problems faced by our clients, and positively shaping lives to promote constructive change. We believe every individual should have the opportunity to achieve their full potential and enjoy an exceptional quality of life. To ensure this is possible we’re here to help address the psychological and educational needs of children and adults, in a range of educational, NHS, community and private settings.

Founded by Dr Yvonne Yates, Practitioner Psychologist, YPS Psychology is devoted to caring for your mental health and development, and aiding you as you do the same for children, students, or workers in your care. We’re committed to providing professional, accessible psychological assessments and support to workplace and education-based environments across the Midlands, the North West and further afield. With over 20 years’ experience in the study and application of psychology you’re in very capable hands.

If you’re a professional in higher education, an employer, or working with children and adolescents, we’re here to offer guidance and training on a range of issues, including, learning difficulties or mental health. We also provide psychological assessments and advice relating to cognition and learning difficulties, such as dyslexia, dyspraxia, autism, ADHD and more, for both educational organisations and workplace settings.

Learn more about helping young people recognise and address their innate needs by downloading your free chapter of my book, Human Givens Therapy, or get in touch to discover how we can help you promote positive change and ensure you, and anyone in your care reach their full potential.

Meet Yvonne Yates

Specialising in psychological assessments and advice for individuals struggling with learning difficulties such as dyslexia, dyspraxia, and ADHD, Yvonne is an educational psychologist with over 20 years of experience offering support and care to individuals in workplace and educational settings.

Her book, Human Givens Therapy, teaches professionals how to effectively support the young people in their care.

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Our fees represent the level of our practitioners’ expertise and the amount of work required in order to satisfy our clients’ requests. Being knowledgeable about the typical fees charged to schools, universities and workplaces by Local Authorities, the NHS and other providers of services; we are confident that they are competitive.

  • Book – Human Givens Therapy with Adolescents: A Practical Guide for Professionals.  London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers (2011).
  • Academic paper – Yates, Yvonne and Atkinson, Cathy, ‘Using Human Givens therapy to support the well-being of adolescents: a case example’  Pastoral Care in Education, 29, 35-50

YPS Psychology accept referrals from:

  • Universities, Colleges, Schools and Academies
  • Health Care Companies including AXA PPP Healthcare, Aviva and Bupa.
  • Other professionals including GPs, paediatricians, Occupational Therapists, and Speech and Language Therapists, Social Workers and Case Co-ordinators.

We are always interested in collaborating with like-minded companies, in identifying psychological issues in others and helping to address needs, so individuals can reach their life potential.

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