Rebecca Mathews

Counseling and Educational Development (CED) Department

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Clinical Assistant Professor
Office: 217 Curry Building
Phone: (336) 663-2485

Research Interest

  • Suicide Prevention
  • Child & adolescent counseling
  • Therapeutic relationship
  • Values-based conflict
  • Ethics


  • Ph.D., Counseling, Texas A&M University-Commerce
  • M.A., Clinical/Counseling Psychology, Midwestern State University
  • B.S., Psychology, Brigham Young University


  • Licensed Professional Counselor, Board-Approved Supervisor (Texas)
  • Certified Humanistic Sandtray Therapist
  • Certified Cognitive-Behavioral Group Therapist


Dr. Rebecca Mathews is a licensed professional counselor and board-approved supervisor. Over the past 14 years, she worked with children, adolescents, adults, and families in a variety of settings (inpatient, outpatient, criminal justice, private practice), and specialized in suicide prevention. Dr. Mathews is a passionate supervisor and educator who strives to empower the next generation of counselors to serve the community using trauma-informed and evidence-based practices built upon a therapeutic foundation. She is a frequent presenter and consultant for mental health organizations and works to disseminate research to providers in the field.

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