Yamel Corcoll-Iglesias, LMFT, is a licensed marriage and family therapist, Encountered- couple’s- Centered (EcC) and Emotionally Focused Therapist (EFT) trained specialist, helping couples elevate and transform their relationships. Her work is aimed at supporting couples to overcome their differences, breakthrough wounds, grow in intimacy and love with each other, and reach a happier, healthier and deeper connection with each other and in their lives. She has 15+ years of experience working with individuals, families and couples.

Her work is highly collaborative and interactive, drawing on a Systemic and Emotionally Focused Therapeutic approach, groundbreaking Neuroscience, as well as utilizing key approaches from training with the world-renowned master therapist Hedy Schleifer, LMHC.  She also has extensive training in Co-Occurring Disorders, is licensed in the field of substance abuse, and has in depth experience in trauma and depression/anxiety. Yamel is also a certified hypnotherapist…

Yamel’s specialization is in supporting couples through her powerful, transformational 2-day Couples- Intensive(s)-Program(s) which helps couples truly enhance and/or heal their relationship, deeply interconnect, and create a long lasting bond that will genuinely support their amazing journey together in life.

She is bilingual, and is honored to be of service to both English-speaking and Spanish-speaking individuals and couples. Her private practice is located in Stamford, CT, and she offers national and international programs for couples.

Yamel also sees individuals and families.

Yamel was born and raised in Uruguay, South America. She completed her elementary and high school studies there and later traveled to the United States where she completed her university and graduate studies. Yamel is bilingual and fluent both in writing and speaking in Spanish and English. As a result, Yamel brings to her practice a multicultural understanding of human behavior. Yamel has been married for 19 years, has 3 children, a Jack Russell and lives and practices in Stamford, CT, USA.


  • MASTERS in Marriage and Family Therapy –FAIRFIELD UNIVERSITY.
  • Fairfield, CT USA
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
  • BACHELOR’S IN ARTS (Concentration in Psychology and Communications) S.U.N.Y Purchase, NY USA
  • Licensed in Substance Abuse
  • EXTENSIVE Training in Imago and Encountered-Centered-couples-Therapy (ECcT)
  • EXTENSIVE Training in Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • EXTENSIVE Training in Trauma and Co-Occurring disorders
  • CERTIFIED in Problem Gambling
  • AAMFT Approved Clinical Fellow Membership
  • CTAMFT Clinical Member