Meet Adoption-Competent Therapist Michele Buchanan-Tyler

Michele Buchanan-Tyler, LCSW-C is an Adoption-Competent Therapist for Center for Adoption Support and Education. Michele has been serving families for more than 25 years. She is currently serving individuals and families in our Prince George’s County office┬álocation. Michele really understands trauma and its impact on children, teens and their families. She has a wide range of experiences working with foster and adopted children. Her work in public agencies and schools led to working as a school-based therapist. During this time she worked with students with severe emotional disabilities and autism. Michele and her husband are biological as well as adoptive parents.

Michele has recommended some excellent resources for adoptive parents and others who are looking for guidance on behavior-related issues with their children. Check out our FREE RESOURCES page for her suggestions as well as dozens of other recommended books, articles, movies and more.