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Q. I’m interested in making an appointment for a telephone coaching session with Dr. Mattera. How long do the phone consultations last?

A. Sessions generally last 45-50 minutes. This is usually enough time to explore core issues and generate goals and possible solutions. 3-session packages, 45-50 minutes per session are also available.  Contact Dr. Mattera for an appointment by clicking here.

Q. How do I go about making an appointment?

A. Click here to schedule one 45-50 session with Dr. Mattera and Click here to schedule 3 sessions of telephone coaching with Dr. Mattera. Payment is taken through PayPal and immediately following payment you will be sent Dr. Mattera’s scheduling calendar.

Q. Are these sessions considered a type of therapy or mental health counseling?

A. No. Although Dr. Mattera has a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology and extensive experience counseling others, the telephone sessions offered with her are considered consultations and coaching/guidance sessions. They are designed to help adults with problems in their daily life find joy and balance. If you are experiencing deeper issues, seek mental health counseling with a trained professional. Visit in order to locate a psychologist in your area. In an emergency, dial 911 or go directly to the emergency room of your local hospital.