Lee Side Wellness, LLC
7577 Central Parke Blvd • Suite 113 • Mason, OH 45040
74 Remick Blvd • Springboro, OH 45066
Phone: 513-204-1910 • Fax: 513-204-0049

Lee Side Wellness, LLC

Rev. Dr. Ronald Lee Tyson, DNP, DMin, CNP, PMHNP-BC, ANP-BC, CARN-AP

Meet Dr. Ronald Lee Tyson of Lee Side Wellness

Rev. Dr. Ronald Lee Tyson is an Advanced Practice Nurse holding dual doctorates in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Practice and Theology & Spiritual Formation. He is triple-boarded, being certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Adult Nurse Practitioner (medical), and Certified Addiction Registered Nurse-Advanced Practice (Nursing Addictionologist).

Before entering the mental health industry Dr. Tyson served as a pastor for many years, and still devotes time to clerical duties. Dr. Tyson earned degrees from Anderson University, Anderson University School of Theology, Knox Theological Seminary, University of Cincinnati, and University of Louisville. He completed a preceptorship/residency experience and was polished as a psychiatric provider and psychopharmacologist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital where he was mentored by internationally-renowned bipolar research scientist and clinician, Melissa Delbello, MD, MS.

He later received extensive clinical experience at Talbert House working with those having severe mental illness, where many of his patients were indigent and in case management services. More recently, Dr. Tyson has offered his gifts and graces as an attending psychiatric hospitalist for Assurance Health System, Lindner Center of Hope, and Beckett Springs Hospital. Dr. Tyson has extensive inpatient experience and expertise in substance abuse issues, adult, geriatric, and pediatric psychiatry, as well as severe mental illness. He also enjoys his role as an Assistant Professor Clinical at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing where he helps lead the Psychiatric Mental Health Post-Masters Certification Program.

Additionally, Dr. Tyson offers outpatient services in private practice and is the founder and owner of Lee Side Wellness, LLC. He has published and presented multiple papers, offers mentoring services to students aspiring to become psychiatric advanced practice nurses, and is widely considered expert in the following clinical areas:

  • anxiety disorders
  • ADHD
  • bipolar disorders
  • depressive disorders
  • post-traumatic stress disorders
  • sexuality/gender issues
  • substance/alcoholol abuse
  • adolescent psychiatry
  • geriatric psychiatry

Dr. Tyson hails from a small town in Louisiana and loves Cajun cuisine. He is passionate about issues of social justice and equality, loves being a husband, adores being a dad, treasures his three Weimaraner dogs, and is a HUGE fan of the Los Angeles Lakers. If you love the Lakers, you certainly have a friend in Dr. Tyson!


  • Post-Master's Certification
    Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Across-the-Lifespan
    University of Louisville, Louisville, KY - 2014
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
    Psychiatry, Spirituality, Interdisciplinary Collaboration
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH - 2013
  • Post-Master's Certification
    Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH - 2010
  • Master of Science - Nursing
    Adult Nurse Practitioner
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH - 2010
  • Bachelor of Science - Nursing
    Accelerated Program
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH - 2008
  • Doctor of Ministry
    Theology & Spiritual Formation
    Knox Theological Seminary, Ft. Lauderdale, FL - 2001
  • Master of Divinity
    Distinction in Ministry to Adolescents
    Anderson University School of Theology, Anderson, IN - 1995
  • Bachelor of Arts
    Major: Mathematics, Minors: Pre-Medicine, Chemistry, Biblical Studies
    Anderson University, Anderson, IN - 1992


  • Adult Nurse Practitioner - ANP-BC (ANCC)
  • Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - PMHNP-BC (ANCC) - Certification Retired
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Across-the-Lifespan) - PMHNP-BC (ANCC)
  • Certified Addictions Registered Nurse, Advanced Practice - (CARN-AP)
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner, Certificate of Authority - Ohio Board of Nursing
  • CNP Certificate to Prescribe - Ohio Board of Nursing


  • Founder & CEO, Lee Side Wellness, LLC - A Mental Healing Center
    June 2016 - Present
  • Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing
    June 2012 - Present
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PsychBC
    February 2016 - October 2016
  • Psychiatric Hospitalist, Beckett Springs Hospital
    June 2014 - January 2017

Honors, Professional & Community Memberships

  • Active Minds, Faculty Sponsor/Advisor - University of Cincinnati; a national organization promoting awareness of mental health issues on college campuses (2015-2016)
  • American Nurses Association
  • Board of Directors, Member - Sandhill Farm Animal Rescue Rehab & Rehome (2014-Present)
  • Board of Directors, Trustee - Emergent Network Defense (2015-Present)
  • Board of Trustees, Member - UC Wesley House Foundation (2016-Present)
  • Dean's List - University of Louisville (2014), University of Cincinnati (2007-2013), Knox Theological Seminary (1998-2201), Anderson University School of Theology (1993-1995), Anderson University (1989-1992)
  • International Society for Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses
  • Kappa Mu Epsilon - Honor Society (Mathematics)
  • Licensed Realtor - Ohio Division of Real Estate (2004-Present)
  • NAMI - Member (2008-Present)
  • Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Ohio Nurses Association
  • Ordained Minister - Federation of Christian Ministries (2015-Present); Church of God, Anderson, IN (1995-2015)
  • PMHNP Fellowship Planning Committee, Member - University of Cincinnati College of Nursing (2014-2016)
  • Sigma Theta Tau - Honor Society (Nursing)
  • Sigma Zeta - Honor Society (Chemistry)

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