Matthew B. Peterson

…is a life-long North Carolinian. He received both his Bachelors Degree in Psychology and a Masters Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Western Carolina University. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist (LCAS), and has worked with adults and adolescents in both inpatient and outpatient settings who struggle with mental health and substance abuse issues.

Matthew brings compassion, humor, and the insistence on the dignity of the human spirit to his application of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and other evidence-based models to meet folks right where they are with no judgement — helping them to take action and move toward greater life satisfaction.