Yolanda Bartow is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has dedicated her career to assisting people in becoming their best selves. Yolanda believes that this is accomplished through therapeutic interventions paired with coaching, empathy, support, and positive regard. Yolanda has supported people in their quest to work through mental health issues, common life struggles, and decision making to accomplish their goals for over 20 years. She is a certified Reiki MasterPractitioner and Yoga Instructor. She is trained in and incorporates motivational interviewing, experiential therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and mindfulness. Yolanda uses psychotherapy as the starting point of treatment and combines these certifications and trainings to develop a plan specific to her clients. Yolanda holds a Bachelor's in Psychology and a Masters in Social Work from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.