Doctorate of Counselling Psychology, MSc in Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience.
Maciej is a Doctorate-level Counselling Psychologist with an additional Masters degrees in Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Neurosciencemore, and more than a decade of experience working within a variety of addiction and mental health settings.
Practising as a clinician, manager and a researcher within private, third sector and hospital settings, Maciej has gained a detailed and broad understanding of how to best work with and approach people struggling with addictions, depression, anxiety, family issues as well as personality, mood and neurodegenerative disorders. He has been trained in various psychological (clinical, counselling, social, neuroscience, statistics) and psychotherapeutic (CBT, PCT, ACT, CFT, MI) approaches and modalities, written for medical journals, and took active part in a number of research projects.
While working with addictions he uses the combined concepts of the Stages of Change and Motivational Interviewing (MI) with the psychological underpinnings of Person Centred Therapy (PCT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), integrated models of therapy as well as the fundamentals of the biopsychosocial model.