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Joshua Gates, LMFT
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Joshua Gates, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Puyallup, WA


Joshua Gates is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Puyallup, WA.
With over 14 years experience as a marriage and family therapist, and as a graduate of Pacific Lutheran University specializing in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, he is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among his areas of expertise are anxiety, depression, communication skills, premarital counseling, parenting, addictions, compulsions, stress and anger management, and military family life.
Joshua is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. He integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, he works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing
Joshua Gates is also listed in Best Marriage Therapists in Puyallup


Joshua Gates received a bachelor’s degree from the Brigham Young University and completed his MA from the Pacific Lutheran University.

Licensing & Certifications:

  • Licensed
  • License State: Washington
  • License Number: LF00002538, received 2006
  • None


  • Abuse & Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Blended Families
  • Codependency Relationships
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • General marriage
  • Infidelity
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Substance Abuse

Types of Therapy:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Client Centered Therapy
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  • Marriage And Family Therapy

Services Provided Via:

  • In person
  • Internet meeting

Works With:

  • Individual
  • Couples
  • Family

Working With Marriages for:

  • 15 Year(s) 1 Month(s)

Hourly Fees Range:

  • $150 - $200

Accepts Insurance?

  • Yes

Language(s) Spoken:

  • English

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Office Location

3908 10th St SE,
Puyallup WashingtonUnited States 98374