Mary Kaye Matthews, PsyD
MAL with primary focus on Membership
Dr. Mary Kaye Matthews is a proud native of Chicago, Illinois. She completed her
doctoral studies at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Upon graduation,
she became employed as a Staff Psychologist with the Federal Bureau of
Prisons (BOP), where she found her niche for addressing the mental health needs of
underserved populations. Dr. Matthews would go on to be promoted to Drug Abuse
Program Coordinator (DAPC). After six years with BOP, she joined the Department
of Veteran’s Affairs in 2013 as the Local Recovery Coordinator and in 2017, Dr.
Matthews was appointed as the Director of Substance Abuse Treatment Programs
(SATP), where she continues to practice today.
In addition to her professional duties with the VA, Dr. Matthews graciously serves as
the ministry leader for the Kingdom Counseling Ministry (KCM) at Kingdom Life
Christian Ministries, Inc., under the pastoral leadership of Apostle Tyronne McCreary
and Pastor Tonya McCreary.