ABOUT THE TLC FOUNDER

Marci Kyle, MSW, LCSW, founder and executive director of The Lotus Counseling Center is an Arizona Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Marci received her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from San Diego State University and then received her Masters in Social Work with an emphasis in clinical psychotherapy from Washington University in St. Louis. 

Marci has had extensive experience working with children, families, adults, and older adults as well as having worked with diverse populations such as veterans, inmates, and the homeless. She has proficient knowledge in the fields of addiction, emotional distress, crisis management, adolescent issues and aging adults.

Marci has worked in inpatient and outpatient settings, supervising clinical teams throughout her career. Some of her best experiences have been in the prison setting, using therapeutic techniques for inmates in maximum and minimum security units.

She also has a background in medical social work, assisting patients and their families needing organ transplants. Her counseling approach emphasizes treatment modalities that integrate best-of practices and are based on sound scientific models of human behavior.

Marci believes in focusing on client’s strengths rather than pathology and guiding clients to create the right condition for themselves to reach their goals and make positive changes in their relationships and their lives. To contact the Marci, please email at marci@thelotuscounselingcenter.com