Areas of Specialization
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Anxiety & Panic Attacks
Trauma & Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Shyness, Social Phobia, & Self Esteem Issues
Nutritional Supplement Management
Medication Assisted Psychotherapy
Dr. Matt Brown
Dr. Brown is a specialist in the treatment of Anxiety Disorders such as OCD, PTSD, Panic Disorder, and Generalized Anxiety Disorder. He also treats Depression and ADHD.
Dr. Brown practices whole person psychiatry.
This approach starts with the principle that the body can heal itself when properly balanced. Dr. Brown emphasizes the things that are helpful for both physical well-being as well as mental heath: Sleep, Diet, Exercise, Mindful/Spiritual Practice and cultivating positive relationships.
Dr. Brown provides medication management, but also recommends dietary changes and supplements to work in conjunction with medicine to minimize how much medication one needs.
The less medication the better as long as one is doing OK.
Dr. Brown has over 10 years of experience working in mental health care and is board certified by the ABPN in both Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Adult Psychiatry.
While completing his medical degree at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Dr. Brown also completed an MBA program in healthcare leadership at the Helzberg School of Management at Rockhurst University. Dr. Brown completed his adult psychiatry residency training at the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, and completed his Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at the University of Chicago. He most recently completed CPTR training through the California Institute of Integral Studies.
Dr. Brown has presented at conferences nationally and internationally on the topics of attachment theory, child development and psychedelic medicine. His work has been published in book chapters and various peer reviewed journals. He is on the editorial board of the Journal of Humanistic Psychiatry. He is a peer reviewer for the journal Child Psychiatry & Human Development. He is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American Psychiatric Association.
Conveniently located 1 mile East of 90/94 on Irving Park.
Metered parking out front.
Free parking to the East on Spaulding.
3307 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60618