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Dr. Vallery Coats


Welcome! I am a counselor in private practice providing therapy for adults and couples. The name of my practice is Advanced Counseling and I have two licensed locations to best serve you: Scottsdale and Tempe, Arizona. I have over 39 years of experience in counseling, specializing in adults and couples. In addition to counseling, I also offer a variety of services including consulting for counselors wanting to start a private practice, continuing education for professionals, and spiritual guidance for adults wanting to build character and reach their highest authentic selves. For details about services and fees, see below or click on the tabs above. I look forward to hearing from you. 

Fees for Services:

  • First Appointment (Initial Assessment for everyone) 90 minutes $225.00
  • Ongoing Individual Sessions 55 minutes $150.00
  • Ongoing Couple’s Sessions 90 minutes $225.00
  • Group Therapy (for existing clients only) 2 hour sessions $75.00
  • Individual Sessions Outside My Office $225.00 minimum (must be prearranged)
  • Cash, Checks, HSA cards, and Major Credit Cards accepted in office
  • Major Credit Cards accepted on website. Click on the “Pay Here” tab
  • I do not accept insurance.

Advanced Counseling has Two Locations to better serve you:

Scottsdale, Arizona (near Pinnace Peak and Pima) serving the north Phoenix areas of Scottsdale, Carefree, Cave Creek, Anthem, Rio Verde, New River, Glendale, and Peoria.

Tempe, Arizona (near the 101 and Broadway) serving the south-central and east Phoenix areas of Tempe, Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler, Ahwatukee, Queen Creek, and Maricopa.


As of April 1st, I moved my Carefree office to a larger suite near Pinnacle Peak and Pima in Scottsdale. This allows me to continue to serve my current clients as well as offer trainings and seminars. My Tempe office stays as it is. Stay tuned for upcoming workshops and events!

Dr. Vallery Coats, EdD, MC, LPC, LISAC
© Advanced Counseling, PLLC
With offices in Scottsdale and Tempe Arizona
Mailing Address: 8700 E Vista Bonita, Suite 280
Scottsdale , AZ85255
Phone (480) 980-6308
Fax 1(480) 488-1904
Email drvallerycoats@gmail.com

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