This month for our Meet Our Staff feature, we are featuring Matt Buttigieg.
Matt is an ANCC Board Certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Matt offers psychiatric evaluation and medication management for adult patients at the Hallowell Center. Matt creates a safe, supportive, and non-judgmental environment for every client, and understands the importance of empathy, trust, and kindness. He focuses on the whole person to foster a successful therapeutic experience. He believes that a personalized treatment plan can help each of his clients reach their goals and make positive changes.
Matt has clinical experience working at inpatient behavioral health units, most recently at Columbia Medical Center. Having worked closely with diverse and complex individuals, he has an in-depth knowledge around the treatment for many mental health conditions including: Attention Deficit Disorders, Mood Disorders, and Anxiety Disorders. He also has experience and a passion for working with the LGBTQ community.
Matt is currently completing his Doctorate of Nurse Practice at Wilkes University. Master’s degree as an advanced practice psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner from New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing. Currently an adjunct faculty member at New York University’s College of Nursing. Undergraduate degrees in both nursing and psychology from the University of Michigan and Michigan State University.