Martin Hood

Clinical Psychologist, Couples Counselling

BCom, Dip Arts, MSc (Hons), PGDipClinPsy, MAPS, CCLPMember Australian Psychological SocietyMember APS College of Clinical Psychologists, Board Approved Supervisor.

Tuesdays – 9:00am to 3:00pm
Wednesdays – 9:00am to 2:00pm
Thursdays – 9:00am to 3:00pm

  • Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Couples Counselling
  • Depression and Low Mood
  • Difficult Life Transitions
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Grief and Loss
  • Insomnia
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Panic Attacks
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem Issues
  • Stress and Burnout
  • Trauma
  • Workplace Issues / Bullying

About Martin

Martin is a Clinical Psychologist experienced in dealing with a wide variety of clinical issues. He has a proven track record in producing good outcomes for clients across a broad range of psychological problems. Much of Martin’s work involves helping clients overcome longstanding issues.

Martin is the Director of Brisbane City Psychologists. He established a successful private practice in 2008, and continues to see clients in the Brisbane CBD are who are struggling with difficult personal issues. Before establishing a private practice, Martin worked in a broad range of settings, including a specialist anxiety disorders clinic, a specialist psychosis clinic, in health psychology, injury rehabilitation, and adolescent and family clinics.

Martin is registered to practice with the Psychologists Board of Australia. He is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), and a Member of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists. He received a Masters Degree in Psychology from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. Following this he completed a three year Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology.

Evidence-Based Therapeutic Approach

  • Schema Therapy
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness-based Therapies
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy (EFT).

Meet Martin

  • Martin is the Director of Brisbane City Psychologists.
  • He likes to stargaze with his telescope, potter around the garden, surf and watch science fiction.

  • He loves travelling and learning about different cultures.

  • He speaks Spanish at an intermediate level. Hola!