MSE, LPC, NCC
Mental Health Therapist
Ashley Mattek, MSE, LPC, NCC, is a mental health therapist who treats patients from ages 6-18 with anxiety, depression, trauma, low self-esteem, relationship issues, and tendencies to self-harm. With a particular interest in trauma, she is certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and is a member of the TF-CBT treatment team at Catalpa Health. She has a special interest in LGBTQ+ issues, as well.
She also serves as a clinic project coordinator for Catalpa, which includes assisting with special projects to support team members and clients and developing ways to improve clinic policies and services.
Ashley holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a Master of Science in Education in Professional Counseling from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. She is a nationally certified counselor through the National Board for Certified Counselors and is licensed through the state of Wisconsin as a Licensed Professional Counselor.
Ashley is passionate about her work because she believes everyone in this world has a voice and a story that is worthy of being heard and validated. She believes that a strong relationship is at the heart of therapy and that openness, flexibility, and collaboration with the client and family are essential for effective treatment. She loves seeing the resilience and hope that clients and families have, and strives to provide guidance and support as they overcome life’s challenges. Ashley primarily utilizes strength-based, art/expressive, and cognitive behavioral approaches for therapy.
Outside of work, Ashley enjoys cooking, painting, kayaking, and spending time with her loved ones, husband, twin boys, and dog, Jordy.
When joining your therapist’s waiting room, please use your (PREFERRED FIRST NAME, LAST NAME) in the cue. Please be sure you and your parent/guardian are in a CONFIDENTIAL and SEDENTARY SPACE (not in a moving vehicle) prior to joining your therapist’s waiting room. Patients and parents/caregivers MUST be in Wisconsin for the appointment.
If you need to schedule an appointment or have questions outside of a scheduled appointment, please call our Catalpa Access Line: (920) 750-7000.