Matt Buttigieg, PMHNP-BC, is an ANCC Board Certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and an adjunct facility member at New York University’s College of Nursing. He earned his master’s degree from NYU, and undergraduate degrees in both nursing and psychology from the University of Michigan and Michigan State University. Matt’s graduate experience includes interning at Union Square Practice and working with the underserved and at-risk population at Housing Works. He also has experience and a passion for working with the LGBTQ community.
Matt has over eight years of clinical experience working on inpatient behavioral health units, most recently at Columbia Medical Center. Having worked closely with diverse and complex individuals during these years, he had the opportunity to gain knowledge on the treatment modalities for many mental health conditions.
His approach to treatment focuses on the whole person and meeting each person where they are at to foster a successful therapeutic experience. Realizing that each individual is unique and benefits from a personalized treatment plan, he helps his clients reach their goals and make positive changes. Matt creates a safe, supportive, and non-judgmental environment for every client, and understands the importance of empathy, trust, and kindness.