Anna Marie Yates, Ph.D., NCC, LPC

Title:

Assistant Professor
Counseling and Human Services Program
College of Professional Studies and Advancement

Programs/Classes Taught:

M.S. in Counseling

Practicum

Internship I

Internship II

Theories and Techniques of Group Counseling

Fundamentals

Theories and Techniques of School Counseling

 

Areas of Expertise:

 

School Counseling

Group Work

Supervision for Practicum, Internship I & II

Strengths-Based Counseling

The ASCA Model

Developmental Counseling Model for Illinois Schools

Fundamentals of Counseling

Grief and Loss Counseling

Counseling for College and Career Readiness

Counseling for Post-High School Planning

Biography:

Dr. Anna Marie Yates is currently Assistant Professor at National Louis University in the Program of Counseling and Human Services. She has had over 20 years of experience as a High School Counselor in Illinois in District 214 (Northwest Suburban). She was the first Counselor on the faculty of Harper College in Palatine, IL and she has taught at Roosevelt University and Northern Illinois University. Dr. Yates has twice been named High School Counselor of the Year in Illinois and has been awarded the distinction of Illinois State University's College of Education Hall of Fame. Dr. Yates is Past President of ICDA (Illinois Career Development Association), IAACE (Illinois Association for Assessment in Counseling and Education), and IAADA(Illinois Association for Adult Development and Aging). Dr. Yates served as Treasurer of IASGW (Illinois Association for Specialists in Group Work), and she is the curren President of the Northwest Suburban Chapter of ICA (Illinois Counseling Association). She is a Rainbows (Groups for Grief and Loss) certified Facilitator and Coordinator and is serving as a Rainbows Coordinator.

Education:

Ph.D.in Counseling - Northwestern University          Evanston, Illinois

MS in Counseling - Illinois State University       Normal, Illinois

BS in Education - Illinois State University          Normal, Illinois

 

Additional Education

College Counseling Course Completion - State University of New York at Buffalo

Group Procedures Course Completion - Indiana University    Bloomington, Indiana

Grief Recovery Method - Course Completion and Certificate

College Counseling Academy - 101, 201, 301, 401 Course Completion and Certificates
                                                           Elmhurst College     Elmhurst, Illinois

Research and Interests:

Comprehensive Developmental Counseling Programs in Schools

Strengths-Based Counseling

Contact Information:

email:    anna.yates@nl.edu

Phone:  224/233-2307  Office     847/259-8657

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

    5110 Eisenhower Boulevard Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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  • WISCONSIN

    NLU has a proud history of serving graduate students in southeastern Wisconsin. We currently offer all Wisconsin residents online programs in non-licensure education as well as a variety of business-related degrees.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    (414) 577.2658
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