Emily Tyre, LPC

Emily G. Tyre received her Master’s degree in Counseling Education from Florida A and M University in Tallahassee, Florida in 1998 and is a Licensed Professional Counselor, active in the state of VA and North Carolina.  Emily has over twenty years of experience providing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to individuals, couples, children, families, and groups.  Ms. Tyre has also worked with the military population providing brief, Solution-focused counseling to service members and their families on a military installation.  She has experience in working with PTSD and trauma-related therapy.  Prior to that, Emily worked in a hospital, assessing the needs of psychiatric patients and making referrals for appropriate mental health care for patients of all ages.  Her areas of expertise include working with clients through crises and trauma, offering bereavement and grief support, working with blended families and providing counseling and support to those diagnosed with and being treated for Affective Disorders, dual diagnosis, trauma-related Disorders, and Axis II Disorders.  Ms. Tyre recognizes the potential in each individual and allows opportunities for positive and effective change and continual growth in areas that a client may feel overwhelmed or “stuck.”