Tyler S. Felty, MSW, LMSW
Senior Clinical Social Worker
Degree: Master’s Degree in Social Work
Mental Health License: Licensed Masters Level Social Worker
University: Ferris State University
Age Groups Served: Adolescents through Adults
Therapy Types: Individual, Couples, and Group Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Gottman Couple’s Therapy
Integrated Behavioral Therapy for Couples
Relapse Prevention for Addictive Behaviors
Schema Focused Therapy
Trauma Informed Treatment
Prior to working with Partners in Change, Tyler worked with Cherry Health in Grand Rapids, MI, at the Leonard St. Counseling Center as the Recovery Manager. There, he worked as part of a team to direct community treatment for clients experiencing severe substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health disorders, working from the office, community partners, and home visits. Tyler’s clinical experience includes substance use disorders, trauma and anxiety related disorders, depression, severe mental illness, case management, and working with individuals experiencing homelessness. Tyler approaches therapy through a Person-centered model that emphasizes personal strengths, and includes Motivational Interviewing to assist clients in monitoring and achieving their personal goals.
Outside of work, Tyler enjoys gaming, and reading.