Dr Carla Matias

Dr Carla Matias

PhD., DClinPsy., CPsychol.

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Carla has over 10 years clinical experience of working with a variety of client groups presenting with a wide range of mental health difficulties, both in the private sector and in the NHS. She has extensive experience of several evidence-based psychological therapies scientifically proven to produce positive change in common mental health-related problems including anxiety, depression, adjusting to trauma, low self-esteem, and relationship breakdown.

Carla worked as a Specialist Psychologist in an NHS community service providing assessment and treatment to young adults presenting with first episode of psychosis and a range of comorbidities. She started working in inpatient and community rehabilitation services, providing highly specialist psychological input to adults presenting with chronic and complex mental health difficulties.

Carla also has a strong research background in the fields of child and adolescent mental health, parenting, attachment, and the understanding of mental health difficulties along a continuum of severity.

Carla’s approach to psychological therapy is integrative, tailoring the most effective treatments to each client’s specific difficulties in a safe, empathic and non-judgmental way. Main therapeutic models used include CBT, ACT and Mindfulness, Compassion-Focussed Therapy, and Schema Therapy.

In addition to the issues listed Carla has experience working with Psychosis, Bipolar Disorder, Conduct Problems and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

Carla is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.

Carla’s sessions are charged at:
£150 for Initial Psychological Assessment (90mins);
£120 for Couple Therapy sessions (90mins)
£95 for Individual Psychology sessions (60mins)
Concessionary fees are also available – please contact Carla directly for more information

Contact information

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