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Matthew C. Kellar, Psy.D.

Interim Training Director/Assistant Director

Education

B.A. in Psychology, Marshall University

M.A. and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, Marshall University

Internship: Ohio University Counseling and Psychological Services

Licensure Status 

Licensed Psychologist in West Virginia

Orientation

Integrative, with emphasis on cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, and mindfulness-based approaches 

Interests 

Individual and group counseling, supervision, anxiety management, relationship issues

Bio 

I was born and raised in north-central West Virginia. I moved to Huntington in 2003 where I attended Marshall University. I completed my internship at Ohio University Counseling and Psychological Services in 2012, which engendered a strong interest in working with a college population. Thereafter, I returned to the Huntington area, gaining experience in a variety of settings, including community mental health, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, and private practice.

I was fortunate to begin work with West Virginia University’s Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Services (CCPPS) in 2017. I have been excited to return to a college counseling center to pursue the deeply rewarding work of helping students and training new counseling and psychological professionals. 

Hobbies

When I’m not at the office, I enjoy heading home to Fairmont, WV to spend time with my wife,  daughter, and son. My hobbies and interests include photography, gaming, technology, and science-fiction.  

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