Dr Matt Davies is a principal clinical psychologist at Davies & Robertson Psychology, working full-time in private practice.
With over ten years experience, Matt is passionate about helping people overcome their distress and fully engage with life. With a warm and genuine approach, Matt will work collaboratively with you to develop understanding and skills that bring about positive and lasting change.
Matt is committed to evidence-based practice, research and education. He works using the best-practice treatments such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), mindfulness-based approaches (e.g. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) and Schema Therapy. Matt has many years experience as a clinical lecturer, researcher, and supervisor of Masters and PhD level postgraduate students at the School of Psychology, University of Adelaide and the Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University.
Matt currently holds the position of Visiting Research Fellow at the School of Psychology, University of Adelaide and continues to publish scientific research in the area of mental health and emotional wellbeing.
He is also actively engaged in supervising students to gain endorsement in clinical psychology through the AHPRA registrar program.
Matt has considerable expertise and experience in the treatment of social anxiety, shyness, and social disconnection. He also has a special interest in post-traumatic stress and is the Director of Davies & Robertson Trauma Clinic. Matt works with adults who have the following concerns: