Lakewood Wellness provides expert mental health services to adults looking to improve their quality of life and personal growth.  We specialize in individual therapy as well as psychological testing.

Located in the heart of Lakewood, we are dedicated to providing support and empowering clients to overcome their difficulties.  We value building strong therapeutic relationships and tailoring therapy to meet each individual’s unique experiences and needs.  

Lakewood Wellness is a validating and affirming environment that welcomes people from all backgrounds and walks of life.

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Sessions typically last between 45 and 55 minutes.  The first few sessions will involve a comprehensive evaluation of your needs. By the end of the evaluation, we will be able to offer you some initial impressions of what our work might include. At that point, we will discuss your treatment goals and create a treatment plan.

Individual Therapy for Adults

Common Presenting Issues:

  • Anxiety
  • Body image dissatisfaction
  • Depression
  • Difficulty managing stress
  • Eating disorders and concerns
  • Life transitions
  • Procrastination
  • Relationship concerns
  • Self-esteem
  • Trauma

Comprehensive Psychological Testing

Psychological testing helps determine underlying causes for symptoms and aids in the development of appropriate treatment recommendations.  A comprehensive evaluation consists of a thorough clinical interview and integration of several tests to determine an individual’s cognitive, emotional, societal, and interpersonal functioning.  The following types of evaluations are provided:

  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Learning Disability
  • Mood Disorders
  • Differential Diagnosis
  • Bariatric Surgery
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Kendra Mathys Psy.D.

Dr. Mathys is not currently accepting new clients


Dr. Mathys’ areas of interest include anxiety, depression, eating concerns, and interpersonal difficulties.  Her theoretical orientation is grounded in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy with an emphasis on mindfulness and coping skill development.

Dr. Mathys is a graduate of the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, where she received both her master’s and doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology.  She completed her postdoctoral fellowship at Oberlin College Counseling Center and her predoctoral internship at Ohio University Counseling and Psychological Services.  She also conducted clinical work at a behavioral health center that specialized in eating, anxiety, and mood disorders.

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Insurance and Fees

The following insurance plans are accepted.  Please verify coverage with your insurance company and therapist.

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Medical Mutual*
  • Medicare
  • Optum
  • SummaCare
  • United HealthCare

We are also able to provide receipts for out-of-network claims.  Below are some helpful questions to ask your insurance company if you plan to submit an out-of-network claim:

  • Do I have out-of-network mental health benefits?
  • Do I have a deductible that needs to be met before I will receive a reimbursement?
  • What percentage of the fee will I receive in my reimbursement?

The standard fee for the initial intake and each subsequent therapy session is $180.  All co-pays, co-insurance, deductibles, or self-pay fees are due at the time of your appointment.

*Out-of-network with Medical Mutual’s HMO and MetroHealth Select EPO Plans

Clients who are not using insurance have the right to receive a “Good Faith Estimate” detailing therapy session fees.

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Client Portal Login

Phone: 440-202-1708
Fax: 440-287-9707

15644 Madison Ave. Suite 202 Lakewood, OH 44107

There is ample free parking on the side and back of the building.


We are currently unable to accept new clients.

Please do not send detailed personal or health-related information through this contact form.