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Dr. Cheryl Mesikano Tyler(she/her)
Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC), Master Addictions Counselor, Ph.D., telehealth mental health counselor

In-network with

Aetna, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Oscar Health, Oxford, and United Healthcare

Specializes in

Anxiety, Depression, Family Issues, Relationship Issues, Stress, Substance Use / Addiction, and Trauma

Great to meet you!

I guide clients in addressing mental health, relationship, and career challenges. I embrace working with a diverse clientele and I learn so much from my clients. My educational background: I have a BA in Psychology-minor in Family and Child Studies, MA in Counseling Psychology, an MA and Ph.D. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology, and a graduate-level Certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling. I am an LPC and LCDC in Texas. National Board-Certified as a Master Addictions Counselor (MAC).

A bit about my approach to therapy

My style is conversational and interactive while incorporating various therapeutic techniques.I provide a comfortable & safe space to empower my clients in processing & resolving their concerns.I tailor my work to each client's unique needs.Therapies integrated in my practice not listed above include:Client-Centered Therapy, Solution-Focused,& Adlerian Approaches.Experience working in inpatient, crisis stabilization,community mental health,addiction & trauma centers has broadened my knowledge.

What you can expect from our first session

Since I use a multi-faceted approach to therapy, my clients often report leaving with a sense of comfort and relief.I empower my clients to address their challenges while helping them identify and utilize their strengths. My clients are at an advantage when it comes to career counseling due to my strong background in Industrial-Organizational Psychology.I guide them in finding resolutions related to career and many benefit from leadership coaching,while others establish better work-life balance.

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Insurance carriers Cheryl accepts

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
BlueCross BlueShield

More about Cheryl

MA in Counseling and Community Psychology at Adler Univeristy
License type: LPC
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: Black or African descent and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Languages: English and Shona
Works with: Adults
More specialties: Women's Issues, PTSD, and Anger Management
Modalities: Strength-Based, Trauma Focused, Gestalt, Behavior Modification, Cognitive Processing (CPT), Codependency Behavioral, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic, Mindfulness-Based (MBCT), Dialectical Behavioral (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Attachment-based, and Acceptance & Commitment (ACT)