Matt is a registered Psychologist, having recently completed the requirements of the Masters of Clinical Psychology at Griffith University. Matt has experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families through placements in a variety of settings including hospitals (inpatients and outpatients) and the Griffith University Psychology Clinic. Throughout these placements, Matt has developed skills in dealing with a variety of mental health issues including, depression, anxiety, dementia, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, personality disorders, trauma, grief, attachment issues and behavioural and emotional regulation difficulties. Matt also has experience in conducting comprehensive cognitive assessments across the lifespan, with particular experience in specific learning disorders. Matt also has a strong research interest in memory performance and has also published findings in this area.
How can Matthew help you:
Matt provides treatment for children, adolescents and adults with a wide range of presentations, including (but not limited to) depression, anxiety, trauma, emotional regulation, personality disorders, adjustment issues, difficulties with self-care, grief and other mental health concerns. Matt is passionate about helping clients to meet their goals and provides an open, non-judgmental approach that aims to work with clients in a warm and collaborative manner. Matt can also provide comprehensive cognitive assessments for a variety of concerns.
Areas of Interest:
• Depression and mood disorders
• Anxiety disorders (including phobias)
• Behavioural and emotional difficulties
• Complex mental health problems
• Personality vulnerabilities
• Adjustment issues
• Cognitive assessments (including learning difficulties)
Types of Therapy used:
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) based therapy
Member of the Australian Psychological Society