Consultant Psychologist, M.A. Psych, MAPS
Matthew’s counselling strengths are in treating anxiety, depression, and stress as well as relationship problems. He tailors his treatment to address the unique problems of each person in order to tap into their own resourcefulness and common sense. Matthew has a warm, empathic, approachable manner and creates a safe non-judgmental environment for confidential disclosure.
His areas of interest include:
- Managing personal crisis
- Relationship challenges
- Men’s issues
- Work-life balance
- Personal growth and developing self esteem
He works with clients in both a short-term solution-focussed way as well as longer term therapy as the need arises. Matthew has worked as a psychologist in both public and private clinics for more than 17 years. Matthew has trained and is experienced in delivering Interpersonal Therapy, Schema Therapy and Gottman Relationship counselling. He also assists clients to connect with their spirituality using mindfulness and similar strategies to address a range of presenting problems.
To ask a question please contact us via the form on this page or call (02) 9518 1061 to make an appointment with Matthew today.
Wednesday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Thursday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Friday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
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Watch videos of Matthew speaking about his approach to psychology
Soul Bytes: Jottings on Spirituality and Wellness
When I ask my clients what they’re hoping for from therapy they often say that they want to be happier, more peaceful, more relaxed and at ease in their relationships and their life generally.
To this end, I endevour to connect them with resources within themselves and in their environments: to tap into their innate wisdom and external support. I find that working with their spirituality is an important part of helping them connect with a sense of health, happiness, peace or well-being for which they’re searching. Over the coming months I will explore this area of spirituality and wellness in these monthly blogs.
The Mindful Self-Compassion Course consists of more than 20 easy, quick, simple ways to soothe and calm ourselves in times of stress to increase our ability to resolve challenges and to enjoy life.read more
Taking a few minutes to pause a few times during the day and connect with what’s going on within your self can make a big difference to your sense of peace, happiness and well being. Here’s how.read more
Inner West Psychology
20 Jarrat Street, Leichhardt, NSW