Matthew Bagley, MS, LPC Associate

Matthew is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate in the state of Texas and is supervised by Dr. Cassie Rushing, PhD., LPC-S.  Matthew earned his Master of Science in Counseling from Southern Methodist University in Dallas Texas and his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Austin College in Sherman Texas.

Matthew believes in creating an inviting and non-judgmental environment where clients feel safe and secure in sharing their thoughts and feelings.  Matthew believes that a relationship between a therapist and client should be collaborative so the client can feel like they have an active part in the therapeutic experience.  Matthew primarily utilizes a Cognitive Behavioral approach but utilizes other approaches to fit the needs of the specific individual.  Matthew’s primary interests are in working with adults and couples.  Matthew has additional training as a Prepare Enrich facilitator for pre-engagement, pre-marital, and married couples.

Matthew is currently a member of both the Texas Counseling Association as well as the American Counseling Association

Matthew is originally from Georgia but has spent the majority of his life here in Texas.  In his free time, he enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, trying new food, and watching his Dallas Cowboys.