Schema therapy is an integrative, evidence based approach for working with longstanding emotional issues arising from painful childhood experiences. This approach is particularly well suited to working with complex difficulties.
Dr Olwyn Matier is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist, and an ISST certified Advanced Schema Therapist, Trainer and Supervisor. Olwyn is also a BABCP accredited CBT therapist and has attended mindfulness teacher training.
She has extensive experience of training and supervising a wide range of health professionals in the use of psychological interventions with complex client groups (complex trauma, eating disorders, and acute mental health).
Olwyn has previously worked as a Senior Research Fellow, publishing on topics such as eating disorders and depression. She is a guest lecturer with the Queen’s University of Belfast Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, providing teaching on CBT and eating disorders.