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Therapy Staff


Krista Matthews, MA, LPC-S, CAADAC, CC-S
Adult and Adolescent Therapist

Krista works in the Crown Point office and specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, trauma, addictions, and human sexuality issues. She also works in the areas of mood disorders, including bio-polar. Krista also offers pet therapy in the Crown Point office.


Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Theology
Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology and Counseling Education


Professional Memberships and Certifications

Licensed Professional Counselor - Michigan
Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor - Michigan
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Addictions
Clinically Certified Supervisor of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Counselors


Krista's experience has been primarily focused in the non-for-profit service area.  She has worked in a variety of settings ranging from inpatient, both mental health and substance abuse, to outpatient.

Therapy Focus

Krista works with adolescents and adults, individuals with depression, anxiety, self-esteem issues, and those with a history of trauma or a current or past struggle with addictions.  She uses a range of therapeutic techniques from cognitive behavioral therapy to person-centered planning, including the use of psychodynamic techniques.


Krista enjoys spending time with her two very cool children, as well as reading books, swimming, and all things Lake Michigan.


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LaSaundra Gordon, MA, LCPC
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Caryn Johnson, MA, LCPC
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Norm LeClercq, LMFT, CADC, CSAT
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Darla McKim, MSW, LCSW
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Michaela Wheat, MS, MFTA
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