Tyson Switzer, Social Worker in Pennsylvania

Tyson Switzer, LCSW

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I am an experienced clinical social worker who is dedicated to helping clients learn to rationally counsel themselves. I am interested in helping clients learn how to get well and stay well long term. I specialize in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and helping individuals learn how to identify and change negative thoughts causing them distress. I also specialize in helping parents learn to improve negative behaviors in their children with PCIT. Other areas I have a niche in include: trauma, depression and anxiety.

Tyson Switzer, LCSW practices psychotherapy in private practice at The Centre for Rational Living Therapy, P.C. Tyson obtained a bachelor’s degree in social work (BSW) from The University of Iowa and obtained a master’s degree in social work (MSW) from St. Ambrose University. Tyson is certified in Rational Living Therapy; he was trained by Dr. Aldo R. Pucci (developer of Rational Living Therapy). He is certified in Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT); he was trained at The University of Iowa by Dr. Beth Troutman. Tyson is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP). Tyson provides a variety of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy trainings. Tyson provides training in suicide prevention and trainings on preventing burn-out in the workplace. Tyson also provides clinical consolation and supervision for clinical licensure. Tyson is currently the NASW-PA North Central Division Chair. Tyson is also a member of the NACBT.

Specialties & Clinical Interests

  • ADHD
  • Anger Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar & Other Mood Disorders
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Divorce & Separation
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief & Loss
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional/Defiant Behavior
  • Personality Disorders
  • Pet Loss
  • Pre-Marital & Marital Issues
  • Relationships
  • School Performance
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Injury
  • Stress/Stress Management
  • Suicidality
  • Suicide Loss
  • Trauma & Ptsd

Therapy Types

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Trauma-Informed Therapy

Fees & Insurance

Cost per Session
$115.00
Sliding Scale
Yes
Pay By
Cash, Check, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Credit Card, Mastercard, Visa
Insurance Plans Accepted
Aetna
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Blue Cross/Blue Shield
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Cigna
,
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Services
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Geisinger Health Plan
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Medicaid
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Medicare
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Optum
,
Out Of Network
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United Healthcare
,

Licenses & Certifications

Years in Practice
12
License(s)
License #
state
Social Worker
CW018602
Pennsylvania
Professional Certification(s)
Organization
Date
Clinical Trauma Professional
Evergreen Certifications
2016
Professional Association(s)
Membership Type
National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists
Professional
Natioanl Association of Social Workers
Professional
Graduate School(s)
Degree
Year Graduated
St. Ambrose
Social Work
2010