Tyler Sharpe, LPC, TLMLP, TLMAC
Tyler Sharpe is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Provisionally Licensed Master Psychologist, and a Provisionally Licensed Master Addiction Counselor. He received his undergraduate degree in Behavioral Neuroscience from the University of Kansas, and his graduate degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Saint Mary. Tyler completed his graduate-level clinical internship at a community mental health center, where he received intensive training in administering and interpreting psycho-diagnostic evaluations, intelligence tests, and other clinical assessments.
Tyler’s background in the field of behavioral health is diverse, having worked in a variety of healthcare settings. He began his career as a Behavioral Health Technician for adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder. He then worked as a Research Associate at the University of Kansas – Center for Gerontology where he studied motor and cognitive functioning in older adults with dementia, as well as, the associations between Alzheimer’s Disease and Periodontal Disease. Additionally, while at KU, Tyler completed a yearlong internship in a Cognitive Neuropsychology Laboratory, where he received training on administering and interpreting neuropsychological tests and neuroimaging techniques. While in graduate school, Tyler worked with children and parents involved in foster care. He also worked in a Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center where he provided treatment to adults with severe and persistent mental illness. Following completion of graduate school, Tyler practiced at The University of Kansas Hospital, where he treated children and adolescents in acute psychiatric crisis.
In practice, Tyler provides psychotherapy to adolescents, adults, and families with specializations in marital/relationship issues, LGBT individuals, grief and loss, life transitions, trauma recovery, depression and anxiety, mood disorders, parent-child conflict, substance use, and behavioral issues. He also performs a variety of psychological assessments including intelligence testing, personality assessments, ADHD evaluations, and Autism assessments.