Dr Matthew Swainsbury

ACEFT Morningside

BAppSci GradDipPsych BBehSci (Hons) D Psych (Clinical) MAPS

Clinical Psychologist

Matt is an endorsed clinical psychologist with previous experience in a variety of settings including private and public hospitals and community mental health settings.  Matt uses a variety of evidence based therapeutic approaches including Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) with couples, whilst maintaining an integrative approach incorporating Cognitive Behavioural and Psychodynamic aspects when working with clients individually.  His approach generally aims to assess and gain control over debilitating and life impairing symptoms, to restore functioning as quickly as possible, and then working with his clients to help address deeper underlying sources of difficulties they experience. Matt is a positive and respectful therapist who makes his clients feel welcome, safe and understood as they move towards creating positive change in their lives and their relationships.