Welcome to Gail Yost & Associates

Gail Yost and Associates, LLC, is a network of therapists who share a belief in the healing power of connections. People consult us about a wide range of issues, including anxiety, depression, trauma, and stress. Often the problem is in a relationship, a stressful job, or a painful life event.

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Client Concerns

We work with people of all ages. We see individuals, couples and families, and we offer groups for preteens and teens. Things that have often been helpful include, but aren’t limited to, talking (and attentive listening), relaxation techniques, mindfulness, EMDR, hypnosis, BrainspottingMindfulness Based Stress Reduction, Somatic Experiencing, Internal Family Systems, Trauma-Focused yoga, Attachment Focused EMDR, and  Emotional Focused Therapy.

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In Support to End Systemic Racism

At this time of pain in America, we are witnessing unprecedented widespread protests. The generational trauma that has plagued our country dating back to1896, of systemic racial and social injustice of the African American/Black/Brown population has given rise to the current social justice movement.

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Main Office:
5000 W 36th Street
Suite 207
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
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“Keep knocking and the joy inside will eventually open a window and look out to see who’s there.”  —Rumi

COVID-19 Update

We at Gail Yost and Associates (GYA) want our clients and therapists to be healthy and safe. With that in mind, we have been responding to the evolving situation by following CDC guidance for providing our services to you. This includes preventative measures related to in-office visits.

*Please join us in doing what is recommended to minimize risk.

*We ask that if you are sick and/or have been exposed to COVID-19 that you call to reschedule your in-office appointments

*We have asked that our therapists not come into the office if they are sick. You will receive a phone call to cancel and reschedule your appointment if your therapist is sick. 

*Therapists are doing extra cleaning of frequently touched hard surfaces.

*If our waiting area has more people in the space than prudent in regards to social distancing, please cooperate with your therapist’s suggestions of alternative places to wait for your appointment.

*Please cover your cough or sneeze and wash your hands as needed.*We have contingency plans in place to be able to provide continuity of service to our clients should in-office services be temporarily inadvisable. We will continue to provide in-office sessions unless it becomes inadvisable to do so.