Mr. Art Matthews

Counselor , MA , LPC , NCC , DCC

(480) 238-5841
I specialize in helping individuals overcome defeating stress, anxiety, depression, and grief by providing a listening ear, an open heart and an analytic mind. I place your needs & goals at the center of our work together. I have experience working with high-achieving, driven professionals, university undergraduate and graduate students, and re-careering adults.
I provide individual therapy only and work with adults exclusively. I am able to bill Cigna and Blue Cross/Blue Shield health plans. I am not able to provide in-network services to Medicare or Medicaid (AHCCCS) subscribers.
I provide an open, accepting environment and an opportunity for you to understand the roots of your distress. LGBTQIA accepting and affirming. Convenient evening and Saturday schedule available.
Take the first step to help. Call Mr. Art Matthews now - (480) 238-5841


  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: Southeast Missouri State University
  • Year Graduated: 1999
  • License No. and State: LPC-10461 Arizona


  • Avg Cost (per session): $90 - $110
  • Sliding Scale: No
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans:

  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Out of Network

Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: National Board for Certified Counselors/Nationally Certified NCC-56579
  • Certificate Date: 1999
  • Certificate: Center for Credentialing and Education/Distance Credentialed DCC-795
  • Certificate Date: 2010


AZ Body-Mind Counseling, PLLC
1237 South Val Vista Drive
Executive Suites Building, Suite 103
MesaArizona 85204
(480) 238-5841


  • Anxiety
  • Gay Issues
  • Grief


  • Academic Underachievement
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Life Coaching
  • Career Counseling
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Self Esteem

Mental Health:

  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
  • Mood Disorders


  • Bisexual Issues
  • Transsexual Issues
  • Lesbian Issues


  • Academic and Career Development

Client Focus

Religious Orientation: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations


  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transsexual Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation:

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Humanistic
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)


  • Individuals

Professional Connections

Ms. Loretta Zerilli, MA, LPC, NCC

Ms. Loretta Zerilli, MA, LPC, NCC

Colleague, known for 11 years
Ida Lachiusa, LCSW

Ida Lachiusa, LCSW

Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Met Online, known for 3 years
Ms. Loretta Zerilli, MA, LPC, NCC

Ms. Loretta Zerilli, MA, LPC, NCC

Colleague, known for 11 years
I have worked with and known Loretta for many years and whole-heartedly endorse her as a professional counselor. She has great experience, training and professionalism.

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Last Modified: 22 Jan 2015