Matthew J. Dempsey, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor
Matthew J. Dempsey is a therapist offering mental health counseling in Los Angeles who specializes in issues relevant to gay men such as substance abuse, HIV/AIDS support, depression, anxiety, relationships, and more.

Matthew J Dempsey

Welcome to the private practice of Matthew Dempsey, LPCC. Information available in this website has been designed to help you along your journey of selecting the right therapist for you. There are several factors that play into finding a good clinical fit, so take a look and don't hesitate to call or email with any questions!

Click here with questions about how to start working with a gay male therapist in Los Angeles who specializes in issues relevant to gay men such as substance abuse, HIV/AIDS support, depression, anxiety, relationships, and more.

Therapy Services

It's helpful for a consumer to know there are a number of therapeutic approaches and not just one way of doing therapy. Matthew uses several of these approaches to tailor the therapy to each individual to work with clients in the most effective and efficient ways to reach all goals. Some methods in the therapeutic process include but are hardly limited to understanding the impact of meaningful relationships in one's life, raising awareness of irrational thoughts and belief systems, increasing emotional connectivity, and strategizing behavioral changes. Through increasing emotional and cognitive awareness, you can achieve goals of enhancing your life and overall mood.

Low cost initial consultation.
Common issues include anxiety and depression, substance abuse and sexual addiction, self-esteem, relationships, HIV/AIDS, finances, career, grief and loss.