Dr. Jennifer Mathis, Ph.D., LPC, MAC, NCC

About dr. mathis



Dr. Mathis is the Founder of In-Lightened Journeys, LLC and the creator of The Mathis Model™ and In-Lightened L.I.F.E. (Live. Intentional. Free. Empowered.)™ an integrated program designed to identify and re-wire the habitual patterned scripts that keep us stuck in self-limiting thoughts and repeating self-sabotaging behaviors. 

Dr. Mathis is a master addictions counselor w/co-occurring disorders, nationally certified counselor, licensed professional counselor & approved supervisor for the state of Arizona. She is also independently licensed in Arizona, California and Hawaii, a certified EMDR therapist and approved EMDR consultant, EMDR & Sandtray specialist, trained in Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), and certified Brainspotting therapist. 

Her clinical experience and expertise includes a multitude of areas including forensic psychology, psychological evaluation, consultation/testimony, training/development and specialization in treating addictions, trauma and co-occurring disorders. In addition to her work through In-Lightened Journeys, she has held multiple executive level clinical positions including Vice President of Clinical Services, Director of Trauma Services & Clinical Director.  Dr. Mathis offers clinical trainings and workshops and enjoys teaching as an Adjunct Professor. 

What We Do



  • Clinical Consultation
  • Clinical Trainings & Workshops
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychological Assessment/Evaluation
  • PTSD, Depression & Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress and Wellbeing
  • Trauma Therapies
    • Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART)
    • Brainspotting
    • Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)
    • Mathis Model®️
    • SandTray Process©

In-Lightened L.I.F.E. (Live. Intentional. Free. Empowered.)®️


  • The Therapeutic Program based off of The Mathis Model.
  • Uncover the mechanisms of what keeps us trapped in our In-Sanity Cycle(s)
  • Rewire & create new ways of responding to the world.
  • Cultivate an In-Lightened L.I.F.E. (Live. Intentional. Free. Empowered.)

The Mathis Model®️


  • The Foundation 
  • 3 Pillars
    • Compassion
    • Understanding 
    • Curiosity


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Ready to Live. Intentional. Free. Empowered.

Dr. Mathis has offices in Encinitas and Santa Rosa California. 

Dr. Jennifer Mathis, Ph.D, LPCC, MAC, NCC

Encinitas, California 92024, United States

(760) 496-9600


By appointment only.

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