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             Telephone: (828) 989-3515

              Hours by Appointment Only

      Shining Star Center embraces the principles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

and is A.A., N.A, L.G.B.T.I.A., and Biker friendly.


Services are provided to those who have been affected  by emotional & psychological traumas, sexual & physical violence, grief in separation (from adoption, coming into this lifetime, or cases of suicide, death & dying of family or close friends) inter-connected trauma and substance abuse issues, and other traumatic effects on the physical and spiritual body. 

Dr. Margaret A. Garcia-Mathier, M.A., D. Div.,   QMHP, CPSS, Recovery Coach

Dr. Garcia-Mathier holds a Masters of Art in Community Mental Heath, a Bachelor of Arts degree  and an Associate of Arts degree in Psychology and Accounting. Spiritually and therapeutically her practice is based in existential and humanistic theory of unconditional love, in a non-judgmental environment, using positive re-enforcement, while exploring life's journey and meaning.  She is an ordained Inter / Non - denominational Minister and holds a Honorary Doctorate of Divinity.

Our Clients

Our Founder

Our Philosophy & Mission

Mission & Vision

Shining Star Center's vision and mission is to assist in the creation of personal space and opening of a gateway for an individual's healing, growth, and development of their mind, body, and spirit as one- in a loving, supportive, safe and professional environment.

Shining Star Center               for Spiritual Healing, Growth & Development

Serving WNC Asheville to NE Georgia

(Gainesville Ga.)


(828) 989-3515