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Matthew Percy

Matthew Percy, Psy.D. 

Clinical Psychologist  (WA # PY60425207)
Clinical Director

Voice Mail: (206) 527-2266 x347

Office Location:
Main Office (Near Green Lake), 564 NE Ravenna Blvd
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Samaritan Center of Puget Sound since 2014
Big Horn Psychological Services, Sheridan, WY (Post Doctoral Residency) 2011-2013
Brandeis University Psychological Counseling Center, Waltham, MA (Internship) 2008-2010
Italian Home for Children, Jamaica Plain, MA (Practicum), 2007-2008
Interfaith Counseling Service, West Newton, MA (Practicum), 2006-2007

Professional Interests and Specialties:
Across the lifespan, we encounter stressors of all kinds. Our moods, anxiety levels, thinking, and behaviors can depend on how well we are able to manage these stressors over time. Sometimes, regardless of our age, the coping skills we've learned and developed let us down. Utilizing a primarily psychodynamic approach, my goal in therapy is to help you experience your life (including the good and bad aspects) in a real and authentic way, grounded in self-awareness and insight, so that you are in better control of your moods, anxiety, thinking, and behavior.

With children I utilize play therapy, which can help children gain awareness, feel understood and empowered, resolve ongoing developmental dilemmas, and work toward individuation and healthy development. With adolescents and adults, I provide talk therapy that can be highly helpful in either an exploratory or supportive fashion. 

Clinical interests of mine include children of abuse neglect, children of divorce or other family conflict, adolescents and identity development, men's issues, veterans and their families, and religious/spiritual problems. I am available for diagnostic consultations as well as parenting support. I am skilled at psychological assessment as well, and I am able to provide comprehensive evaluations for children and adolescents, measuring intellectual, behavioral, emotional, and personality functioning.

Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology
B.S., Psychology, Tulane University 

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