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Tyler Blackstock(He/Him/His)

Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, CADC
Addiction- Anxiety - Depression-Gender identity & transgender health- LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics-Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)-

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Message to clients

Tyler Blackstock, LLPC, CADC


When in session I often refer to the “team,” which can be my client, a two-partner couple, a polycule, a family unit, or whomever we find to be the best working definition for the word. Though this can be confusing, what I mean to convey is that you and I are working together in a therapeutic experience.

Having experience in two sides of the counseling field thus far, my history includes working in a jail and substance use rehab with addiction struggles, heightened mental health diagnoses, and high-severity felony offenders, as well as alternatively having experience in education and foster settings with Pre-K through 12th grade school-age children and adolescents. This is to say, I work to ensure a judgment-free environment, and the achievement of success for a client as they define it.

I draw from several sources, such as motivational interviewing, person-centered techniques, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) with a particular draw toward affirmation and empowerment as we work to bring you into your ideal sense of self. This being said, we will work to develop a safe and therapeutic environment where we can bring in the viewpoints and intentions of multiple approaches to provide the best service to you as a client.

I can’t wait to be a part of your team!

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 2 years

Spring Arbor University, Masters in Counseling, 2022
Central Michigan University, Bachelors of Science in Psychology, Minors in Youth Studies and Substance Use Disorders, 2019


Michigan: 6451022333




Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Gender identity & transgender health - Exploring gender identity, including trans, non-binary, and gender variant identities; support throughout the process of transition

LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


  • Aetna
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Evernorth
  • Humana
  • Magellan Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Meridian Health Plan
  • Optum
  • Priority Health
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$165 (60min)
  • Sliding scale:$60 - $165

Client testimonials

"He listens really well and is very supportive. I like the way he approaches each therapy session and let's me express myself without interrupting."
- Zencare client October 2023