Jonathan Shay, Ph.D.
Dr. Shay is joining Matrix as a postdoctoral psychology resident in August 2020. He earned a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Georgia and a M.Ed. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Georgia Southern University. His therapy style is influenced by psychodynamic, behavioral, and humanistic theories and incorporates various evidence-based treatment modalities. He enjoys working with clients from all walks of life and with wide-ranging identities and has a special interest in working with concerns related to anxiety, depression, OCD, ADHD, career concerns, and life transitions. Dr. Shay’s clients can expect a culturally humble atmosphere, a genuine therapeutic relationship, and supportive (though sometimes challenging) feedback in their work with him. In terms of his personal interests outside of work, he has about 3 million hobbies that consume his free time which range from things as active as mountain biking to as relaxed as watching TV with his family.