When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves!

Viktor Frankl, M.D.

About Matt

Matt Bartholf is the founder and president of The Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Center of Charlotte. Matt completed a Master's of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling and a Master's of Science in Substance Abuse and Clinical Counseling. In helping clients make the positive changes they desire, Matt utilizes an array of respected and scientifically validated treatments. Matt's practice focuses on adolescents and adults, specializing in the treatment of chronic pain, addiction, depression, anxiety, career issues, and relationship problems.

Counseling Approach

Matt's approach is grounded in cognitive and behavioral therapies with an emphasis on third-generation cognitive behavioral therapies. These counseling approaches have an established evidence-base, with demonstrated effectiveness in helping clients face their struggles and move towards a valued life. In addition to his two Master's degrees in Counseling, Matt has completed post-graduate education in Cognitive Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Choice Theory - all which heavily influence his work.

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