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Amy Yates, PhD, LMFT, CFLE

Professor, Sue Woodard Huckaby Endowed Professor

Family and Child Studies

Office: CTH 261

Phone: 318-257-2330

Fax: 318-257-4014

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Faculty Vita


Degree Institution Area of Study
Ph.D. Iowa State University Human Development and Family Studies
M.A. Northeast Louisiana University Marriage and Family Therapy
B.A. Louisiana State University English Language, Minor in Business Administration


Courses Taught
FCS 101: Skills for Marriage
FCS 210: Family Interpersonal Relationships
FCS 225: International Families
FCS 355: Advanced Interpersonal Skills
FCS 375: Grieving and Loss in the Family
HEC 357: Professional Issues in Human Ecology
FCS 395: Research Methods in Family and Child Studies
FCS 475: Family Financial Management
FCS 520: Interpersonal and Family Dynamics


Research Interests
Perceptions of Marriage
Marital Satisfaction and Relationship Resiliency
Perceived Barriers to Compliance