Martin Hood

Clinical Psychologist, Couples Counselling

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

Not taking new clients.

Issues Martin Can Help You With

  • Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Couples Counselling
  • Depression and Low Mood
  • Difficult Life Transitions
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Grief and Loss
  • Insomnia
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Panic Attacks
  • Phobias and Fears
  • 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!