Dr. Tyesha Stewart is a Post-doctoral Fellow at Brighter Paths Wellness & Counseling. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. After completing her undergraduate study, she earned her Master’s and Ph.D. in School Psychology from Stephen F. Austin State University.
Dr. Stewart completed her pre-doctoral internship with Acclaim Physician Group at John Peter Smith Hospital Health Network in Fort Worth, Texas. She received training in psychotherapy and psychological and neuropsychological assessments with adolescents and adults in the outpatient, inpatient, and trauma level settings.
Additionally, her experience has consisted of working in school-based settings and within a private practice with client populations that vary across age, gender, race-ethnicity, religion, and socioeconomic status. Dr. Stewart received training in psychoeducational and psychological assessments, functional behavior assessments, academic and behavioral intervention plans, consultations, individual counseling, and creating and implementing various social skills groups.
Tyesha Stewart, PhD
In psychotherapy, she received training in the following approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy. Also, she has provided disability examinations and clinical evaluations for children, adolescents, and adults with mood and anxiety-related disorders, intellectual disability, learning disabilities, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, and Autism.
Dr. Stewart has a genuine love for helping others facing challenging circumstances and fostering resilience to overcome adversity. Her professional interests include, but are not limited to, multiculturalism, positive psychology, personality disorders, parental and community involvement, and children and adolescents with academic/behavioral difficulties, emotional dysregulation, and psychological trauma.
Dr. Stewart is passionate and committed to helping children, adolescents, and adults identify their potential and improve their quality of life. Her focus on establishing a positive and healthy therapeutic alliance contributes to providing a safe environment for clients to reach their goals and experience a psychological change. She believes that it is essential for the client to embrace opportunities for personal growth and psychological healing to move away from the darkness and towards a brighter light.
During her leisure time, Dr. Stewart enjoys journaling, meditating, cooking, traveling, and spending quality time with her loved ones.
- Adolecent (child/ teen) Psychotherapy
- Psychological Testing & Evaluation