Dr. Matthaei, LCSW
I work with clients to process emotions and thoughts related to challenging or traumatic experiences and teaching the tools necessary to address overwhelming thoughts that cause stress, anxiety, and depression. This is effective for parents experiencing loss or coping with diagnoses, emerging adults dealing with a period of instability, and adolescents struggling with sexuality, bullying or stress.
As a school psychologist, Supervisor of Special Services and a member of a multidisciplinary team at Great Ormond Street Hospital (London, UK), I have evaluated and developed interventions for children with learning disabilities, ADHD, oppositional defiant disorder, depression, anxiety and social skills deficits. Currently, I consult with school staff and families to help children achieve success.
We are mental health providers which specialize in a variety of conditions including Generalized Anxiety disorder, Major Depression, OCD, PTSD, Bipolar, Mood disorders, Autism, Personality disorders, Anger management, Addiction.
What is Alcohol Use Disorder? Know How to Treat It
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Prolonged Grief Disorder: Its Symptoms and Causes
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How to Cope with Bipolar Depression – Signs and Symptoms
Depression consists of a cycle of highs and lows which comes with bipolar disorder. This prevents people from participating in daily activities or doing the things they want to do. It also makes you feel disoriented and not like yourself. Right treatment thus is...
What Is Anorexia Disorder? Symptoms, Causes and Effective Treatments
Anorexia disorder or Anorexia nervosa is considered a life-threatening and serious mental condition. Anorexia disorder involves some serious challenges like being extremely scared of gaining weight, unreal body images, and emotional challenges. But this mental health...