Lyon Counseling Associates
1451 East Lansing Drive, Suite 215, East Lansing, Michigan 517.332.2275
Lyon Counseling Associates, P.C. has been serving the East Lansing, Michigan area since 1979. Keith E. Lyon PhD and Ann Forster Lyon, M.S.W., ACSW have worked together as a clinical team since 1968 when they were house parents in a halfway house for patients exiting the State Hospital system in Massachusetts.
Dr. and Mrs. Lyon maintain their own clinical caseloads as well as having a specialty in marital and couples counseling and relationship coaching. They are fully credentialed in their respective disciplines as well as being Certified Marriage Counselors in the State of Michigan.
Dr. Lyon received his BA from Kalamazoo College in 1968 and his PhD in 1975 from the Clinical Psychology program at Michigan State University. For four years he coordinated child and adolescent services at the Shiawassee County CMH Center, leaving that position to devote full time to private practice. Mrs. Lyon received her BA from Kalamazoo College and her Masters in Social Work in 1973 from Michigan State University. In 1988 she was awarded the Diplomate in Clinical Social Work. She assumed the position of Senior Mental Health Therapist at Clinton County Counseling Center, as well as Field Supervisor for the MSU School of Social Work, prior to entering private practice.
For the past twenty-five years, Keith and Ann have presented programs to various community groups, churches and the public schools. In the course of their work, they have developed Partnering© as a framework for enhancing a couple’s communication, connection and enjoyment.