Dr. Lisa Kaplin - YourTango Expert Partner, Divorce Coach, Family Coach, Life Coach, Personal Development Coach, Psychologist, Speaker/Presenter - Chicago, IL
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Dr. Lisa Kaplin (CPC,ELI-MP,MS,PsyD)

YourTango Expert Partner

Success Stories

Topics/Clients I'm Skilled at Working With

Women dealing with stress
Women starting over
Women seeking to end a relationship
Men seeking spiritual guidance
Women dealing with work related stress

Women dealing with stress

Turning Stress into Strength

“Lisa gave me the strength to recognize there were many ways to cope with my stress.”

“I found myself overwhelmed by life’s moments which I felt I had little control over. Lisa gave me the strength to recognize there were many…

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Ready to Change

“one of the best decisions I ever made”

“Working with Lisa as my coach was one of the best decisions I ever made. With her help I was able to access much of my personal energy and intuition and apply it…

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Connecting with an Audience

“she connects with the audience”

“I have been working with Lisa as a Corporate Trainer for 11 years. I have consistently received outstanding feedback about how she connects with the audience and presents the material in an interesting and dynamic fashion.”

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Women starting over

Managing the Discomfort of Change and Fear

“She digs deep to help you discover how to live an empowered life.”

“Face it. Nobody is really comfortable with change. We’ve all been there –wanting to change things up, yet letting life go on in the same way, leaving us…

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Finding Perspective and Taking on a New Path

“Lisa really helped me gain a new perspective on my life.”

“Working with Lisa really helped me gain a new perspective on my life. She helped me discover so much about myself and helped me create the life I wanted. Her…

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Women seeking to end a relationship

Laughing through Divorce

“She has such a comfortable, sincere way about coaching”

“I was hesitant to go to Lisa’s first “divorce group” only because I didn’t want to have another meeting to attend, and I can’t believe I almost didn’t go! This was nothing…

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Men seeking spiritual guidance

Comfort to Talk and Change

“very easy to talk to and makes you feel comfortable and secure”

“Lisa is an outstanding Professional Life Coach who is very easy to talk to and makes you feel comfortable and secure. She is very good at using the tools…

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Women dealing with work related stress

Personable and Relatable

“Lisa is my #1 go-to trainer.”

“Lisa has delivered many EAP trainings, for me, over the past 5 years, at major corporations and universities. The resulting evaluations from the attendees and HR contact people have been consistently outstanding. Most of the…

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Dr. Lisa Kaplin

Quick Stats



Time in Practice:

6-10 years

I practice in:

All areas, please inquire

Additional Expertise:

Divorce Coach

Family Coach

Life Coach

Personal Development Coach



I offer my services:

At my office


Via Skype

Via a webcam

I am fluent in:


Articles by Dr. Lisa Kaplin
How To Move On: Is Hilary Our Country's Next Relationship Sage?

Is Hillary Clinton Our Country's Next Relationship Sage?

Who are you really hurting when you hold on to the pain?

How To Love Your Body — At Any Size

Starving or stuffing? Why neither will make you happy.

Changing Your Partner In Your Relationships

Changing Your Partner Won’t Work – But This Will

Annoyed with your partner? There might not be a whole lot you can do about it.

Life Coach: Weight Loss And Happiness

Why Losing Weight Won’t Make You Happier

When we focus too much on losing weight, we forget to enjoy life.

Oregon School Shooting: Shooting At Reynold's High School

Why The High School Shooting In Oregon Didn't Shock Me

When did school shootings become old news?

Dr. Lisa Kaplin

All Specialties

Anxiety Issues, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Business Management, Career, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Divorce Rehabilitation, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Empowering Women, Emptiness, Engagement, Financial Stress, Forgiveness, Health/Wellness, Identity Issues, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Life Management, Life Transitions, Marriage, Midlife Crisis, Parenting, Self-Esteem, Spiritual, Stress Management, Trust Issues, Weightloss/ Management, Wellness, Worry