Jessica  Matthews

Jessica Matthews

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Master of Social Work, MSW Practice: Rivia Mind Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York, Florida Accepting Online
Updated January 22, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Loss, grief, and bereavement
  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders
  • Relationship issues
  • Family issues
  • Anger management

Professional statement

Jessica Matthews graduated from the University of New Hampshire earning her Masters of Social Work. She has been a psychotherapist for the past 7 years, specializing in anxiety disorders, grief, life transitions, family and relationship issues, depression and mood disorders, adjustment disorders, and self-esteem issues. She believes in a client-centered approach and her goal is to provide each individual served with a safe and judgement free space that fosters positive change, growth, and empowerment.

Jessica provides an individualized holistic approach and incorporates various treatment modalities which include but are not limited to, cognitive-behavioral therapy, grief informed care, solution-focused therapy, positive psychology, mindfulness, psychodynamic therapy, and acceptance commitment therapy. Her therapeutic style incorporates authenticity and practical experience to help foster positive change and growth and help the individual meet their treatment goals.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

Anger management - Addressing sudden outbursts of anger or sustained resentment; developing healthy anger expression and outlets




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • ComPsych
  • Medicare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $225 (55min)
  • Initial session: $200 (45min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Fri 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Florida)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Fri 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 5 years

Rivia Mind, Therapist, LCSW, 2024 - Present

University of New Hampshire, Master of Social Work, 2019
Empire State College, Bachelor of Science in Human Development, 2012


Licensure

New York: 096262-01

Florida: TPSW3596


Languages

English