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Ted Mattis, MA, MDiv

Ted Mattis, MA, MDiv

Ted-Mattis

Ted Mattis, MA, MDiv

MA MDiv

Ted’s life verse is:

I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.

– Galatians 2:20

Ted Mattis is a trained Marriage and Family Therapist and an ordained minister. For the past 15 years Ted has worked with individuals, couples and families within the professional context and ministry context as a pastor. He has extensive experience working with couples in crisis, treating addiction and addictive systems, as well as working with people struggling with depression, anxiety and anger issues. He graduated from Georgia State University with Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Mental Health. He earned his Master’s Degree in Marriage & Family Therapy from Reformed Theological Seminary in 1997 and his Master of Divinity in 1999.

His passion is to facilitate redemption and the restoration of broken family systems and help couples, families and individuals heal and grow within themselves, their relationships with others and in their relationship with Christ. In the past, after serving as a Marriage and Family pastor at several large congregations around the southeast, Ted held the position of Director of Lifetime Covenant Ministries, working in partnership with local churches and national ministries like Family Life to bring marital resources to the Memphis and Mid-South Community as well as establishing his own private practice before joining the HeartLife staff.

His counseling specialties are depression, anxiety and other mood disorders, preventative and pre-marital preparation, marital enrichment, redeeming marital dysfunction, family systems, addiction (substance & sexual) and addictive family systems, and working with young adults.
Ted has been married for 23 years and is the father of four children.