*Speaks Spanish fluently. Accepting EMI and Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurances. Matt received his Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Languages from Brigham Young University and his Master’s Degree in Marriage, Family and Child Therapy from the California Family Studies Center. He has extensive experience working in outpatient mental health facilities. He has worked with adults and adolescents in his many years of practice addressing concerns that include adoption and foster care, anger management, anxiety, depression, defiant behavior, divorce, grief and loss, self esteem, stress, sexual abuse, self harm, suicidal ideation and trauma. Matt also has experience working in the criminal justice system where he has facilitated groups dealing with Anger Management and Impulse Control, Substance Abuse and Addiction Recovery and Transition back to the community. Matt provides treatment to his clients implementing a variety of modalities including Client Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Family Systems Theories, and Solution Focused Therapy. Matt’s primary focus is working with adolescents, adults and couples struggling with addictions, anger management, anxiety, communication, defiant behavior, depression, early returned LDS missionaries, family issues, impulse control, LDS mission preparation, pornography issues, marriage counseling, self-esteem, and sexual abuse. Matt enjoys spending time with his wife and children and loves being outdoors surfing, sailing or traveling to new places.
Matt also has experience working with:
Abuse ADD/ADHD Addictions Adoption Issues (Attachment Disorders) Anger Anxiety Bipolar Disorder Borderline Personality Disorder Co-Dependency Co-Occurring Disorders Coping Skills Death & Aging Defiance (ODD, Conduct Disorder) Depression Divorce/Blended Family Issues Domestic Violence Eating Disorders Emotional Management Problems/ Reactivity Family Counseling Gambling Addiction Gender & Identity Issues Grief and Loss LGBTQ Issues Marriage Counseling OCD/OCPD Parenting Courses Personality Disorders Phobias Physical Disabilities Pornography Addiction Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Prevention Education Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD) Re-Adjustment Disorder Relationship and Communication Problems Religious Concerns Same Sex Attraction Self-Esteem Self-Harm Sexual Abuse Sexual Addiction Sexual Health & Identity Sex Offenders Social/Anxiety Disorders Spirituality Issues Stress Substance Abuse Teen Pregnancy Issues -- Parent & Child Trauma Twelve-Step Focused Recovery Veteran's Issues Women's Issues
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Depression & Mental Health Counseling | Child Sexual Abuse, Anxiety, Teen therapy | Group Therapy Utah | Family Therapist Salt Lake | Divorce, Marriage and Relationship Problems, Blended Family Issues| Alcohol & Pornography Addiction Counseling | ADD Assessment, Teletherapy, Drug and Alcohol Assessment, NOJOS Affiliate