Nickie Matus, Associate Clinical Social Worker (ASW 92141), has been working in the field of substance use disorder treatment since 2008. Her therapy practice is informed by multiple frameworks, including: Resiliency Theory, Narrative Theory, Strengths Perspective, Systems Theory, and Trauma Informed Care. Nickie holds both bachelor and master’s degrees in social work from Humboldt State University, and an associate degree in human services with a concentration in drug and alcohol counseling from Fresno City College. In addition, she is a California state certified alcohol and drug counselor with international reciprocity (CADC II & ICADC), through the California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP).

Nickie is currently receiving clinical supervision from Amber Molina, LCSW 78811.