Matthew Royster received his Master of Arts degree in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Northern Iowa.  He was licensed by the State of Iowa in Mental Health Counseling in 2006.  Matthew received his Bachelors of Science in Psychology from Campbell University and earned an Honorary Associate’s Degree from St. Anne’s of Oxford University, England.

Over the last ten years he has worked with sundry adults and children including but not limited to the following areas:  Sexual Deviancy, Personality Disorders, Mood Disorders, Psychopathy, Psychotic Disorders, Pervasive Cognitive Distortions, and Dysfunctional Behavioral Syndromes.  Matthew also incorporates animal-assisted therapy as a treatment intervention with his dog Angel.

Valorie Royster received her Master of Arts degree in Forensic Psychology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City.  She furthered her education with Capella University and completed courses for counseling. Valorie was licensed in Mental Health Counseling by the State of Iowa in 2009.

She has a history of counseling children, adolescents and adults for the last 10 years and has experience helping individuals address matters related but not limited to: Mood Disorders, Anxiety, Sexuality, Sexual Deviancy, Behavioral Disorders, and issues involving Foster Care/Adoption.