Matt Aspros

Clinical Focus: Adolescent Therapist 

“What I know about La Plata Family Therapy is that they employee people who listen, and are experienced therapists. They care about what people are going through and want to help. Such a great resource!”

– S. W.

CLINICAL SPECIALTIES

Depression | Anxiety 

EDUCATION & LICENSES

Graduate Student in Social Work, University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work, Denver, CO

4 Signs of Anxiety in Teenagers Who Live in Rural America

There is an anxiety epidemic among rural youth in the United States today. 

But the problem in our part of the country is that there is still a bit of stigma around mental health care, even though a lot of progress has been made in this direction over the past generation in La Plata County.

3 Ways Parents Can Support Their Teen with Suicidal Ideation

Parents are often the first line of defense when it comes to spotting suicidal ideation in their teen. In this video, I’m going to teach you the “QPR technique” that parents and family members can use in their time of need.

If you able, please call a professional counselor or therapist and have them assess. If that’s not an option and you fear that your loved will hurt themselves, please call 911 or drive your loved one to the emergency room.