Lyla Tyler, LMFT

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist #MFC40757
Registered Play Therapy Supervisor
Certified Advanced Nurtured Heart Approach® Trainer

Compassionate Play Therapist in Sacramento

I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Registered Play Therapy Supervisor.  I have been working in the mental health field for over 30 years.  I have worked with hundreds of children and their families.  I was previously the Program Manager of two large residential treatment centers for children in Sacramento, California.  I worked  as a Clinical Therapist with the Children's Bereavement  Art Therapy Program at the Sutter Cancer Center. 

I am trained to work with children as young as 2 years old and I have experience working with teens.  I have training in Trauma Response Method, EMDR,  Theraplay, Filial Therapy and Art Therapy.  I am also a Certified Nurtured Heart Approach Trainer.  ​As a Registered Play Therapy Supervisor you can be certain that I have advanced training, experience and supervision in using play therapy with children and families.