AZ Counseling - Art Davalos-Matthews, MA LPC

Counseling appointments are scheduled between the hours of 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, or between 10 AM to 7 PM Tuesday and Thursday. To schedule a same day appointment, call the counselor directly at 480.219.6170 and leave a message if your call goes to voicemail so the counselor can return your call. To arrange an appointments for days or times outside the stated days and times, again contact the counselor by calling 480.219.6170.

If you are in a crisis or need immediate help, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800.273.8255. If you are not in crisis but want to speak someone now who will listen and offer support, call the Central Arizona Warm Line at 602.347.1100. You may also call the WellConnect Student Assistance Program 24/7 by calling 866-640-4777 using the School Code: ATSU-STU. For more on WellConnect, go to and scroll to the bottom of the page for PDFs.

Please select the appointment type to make a booking. If you are unsure which option to choose, please call 480.219.6170. Please cancel or change an appointment as soon as you know it is necessary.

Brief Consultation/Concise Counseling (30 Min)

Consultation would be used to answer brief questions, obtain a list of resources, or get a referral to a provider/service in the community. Concise Counseling is a short, goal focused session for when students have clear goals or needs for the session(s) with a counselor.

If you have never been seen by an ATSU Behavioral Health & Wellness Counselor, PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND COMPLETE INTAKE FORMS and bring to your this appointment:

(30 minutes)

Initial Intake for New Clients (60 Min)

For new student or partner/spouse clients of ATSU BHW Counseling. PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND COMPLETE INTAKE FORMS and bring to your first appointment:

(1 hour)

Counseling/Therapy Session (60 Min)

For all individual counseling sessions after the initial intake.

(1 hour)

Distance Counseling Session (60 Min)

Counseling over phone, Zoom, or VSee is limited to students currently residing in Arizona.

(1 hour)

Couples Counseling Session (60 Min)

Counseling for couples

(1 hour)

Distance Consultation/Referral (30 Min)

Distance Consultation provides currently enrolled, residential students living anywhere with consultation, resources and referrals. This is NOT an intake or therapy session, but may be used to explore whether counseling or other intervention may be appropriate.

(30 minutes)

EMDR Therapy Session (90 Min)

For Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy only. Schedule a 60 minute Initial Intake appointment first to be screened for possible EMDR treatment.

(1 hour and 30 minutes)

Couples Counseling Session (90 Min)

Extended couples counseling for Brief Relationship Workup series.

(1 hour and 30 minutes)