Jonathan Shippey

LMFT, Certified Gottman Therapist
Jonathan Shippey is a Certified Gottman Therapist and Master Trainer with The Gottman Institute. He lives in Louisville, KY and has been a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in private practice since 2000, specializing in couples therapy and also personalized multi-day couples intensives/private retreats. Prior to becoming a therapist, Jonathan was an army officer in Germany, serving first as a combat medic platoon leader and later as the company commander of the Heidelberg Army Hospital during Operation Desert Storm. Visit him at
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