Matthew Kelly Jarvis

Matthew Kelly Jarvis

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Licensed Addiction Counselor, LAC Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Colorado Accepting Online
Broomfield Accepting In-person
Updated February 22, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Addiction
  • Couples counseling
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Attachment issues

Professional statement

Matthew Jarvis is a licensed professional counselor and licensed addiction counselor in the Denver Colorado area. Matthew works with clients experiencing anxiety, depression, PTSD as well as addiction and relationship problems. Many of Matthew‘s clients seek counseling services once they feel need of additional help beyond their social circle, from a neutral third-party. Matthew, who is particularly passionate about serving young adults from diverse populations, also has advanced training in EMDR, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) and as mindfulness based therapies.

Matthew believes strongly that therapeutic rapport is foundational in the successful implementation of each client’s individualized treatment plan. His person-centered approach is supported by 19 years of experience.

Matthew’s style is relationship-based, as he believes that a therapeutic process built on client trust is the path to progress and best outcomes. As the client begins to work with Matthew, he will be reflective and attuned to your story, gaining an understanding of your goals to develop a plan. Matthew is dedicated to providing a relationship that is safe, effective and non-judgmental.

Matthew received his master’s degrees in Adult Training and Education as well as Clinical Psychology making him uniquely qualified to work in this capacity. Matthew has many years of experience working in various settings over the last 20 years including, outpatient care clinics, individual private practice and specialty care clinics. Matthew’s strength is working with co-occurring disorders. He served as the clinical director at a well-known hospital in Denver for several years overseeing client presenting with complex conditions.

Matthew is a Colorado native and enjoys spending his free time with his dogs, his partner, enjoying the outdoors, staying physically active and cooking and eating healthy foods. He is also loves the Denver Broncos and is a huge Star Wars nerd!

Message to clients

You did it! You took the first step towards creating something different for your life. Asking for help can be the hardest and the most rewarding step to take. Make the call and take advantage of my free consult. Are you ready for change? I have proven strategies and techniques to keep you in your life and making the changes that you want. At Courage to Change we will face change together. Let's talk! Looking forward to hearing from you.

I specialize in working with addiction problems, relationship issues, anxiety, depression and PTSD. I believe that to embrace change is to embrace life. I also consult and support families and friends that have a suffering loved one and don't know what to do.


Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

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

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Attachment issues - Development of effective relational and communication skills; insight into family attachment patterns;fostering healthy family relationships.


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Parents


  • Aetna
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan
  • University of Colorado Denver Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $120 (60min)
  • Initial session: $120 (50min)
  • Couples sessions: $175 (90min)


Online Sessions (Colorado)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Broomfield practice
13654 Xavier Lane , 201, Broomfield , Colorado 80023
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 830am - 430pm
  • Tue 830am - 430pm
  • Wed 830am - 430pm
  • Thu 830am - 430pm
  • Fri 830am - 430pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 9 years

University of Colorado. , Clinical Manager , 2008 - 2018

Colorado State University , M. Ed. , 2017
University of northern Colorado, MA, 2015
Metropolitan State University, BS, 2010


Colorado: 0014401



Client testimonials

"Excellent introductory meeting, learned about him and he learned about us"
- Zencare client • May 2022