Improving Quality of Life
Matthew Brittain MA, LCSW, DCSW and Effective Change LLC specializes in helping individuals, couples, and families improve their quality of life. We assist by helping patients learn new communication skills, understand ways to deal with stress/triggers/past trauma, and work with others for better results.
We specialize in forensic issues (patient advocacy in the court system), sexual issues, PTSD, ADHD, anxiety/depression, family issues, LGBTQ+, life-transition issues, substance abuse treatment using harm-reduction methods (including cannabis-replacement therapy), Dissociative Identity Disorders, Personality Disorders, and Schizophrenia.
Matthew has have lived in Hawaii his entire adult life. He has a Master of Arts in Pacific Islands Studies, and can read, write and speak the Hawaiian language.
We can work out a treatment plan that will maximize your quality of life and reduce the harmful effects of unwanted outside actions.We coordinate care with physicians, service agencies, and others, and create a holistic treatment team where the patient is empowered.
Contact Effective Change LLC
Effective Change LLC
Matthew Brittain, LCSW
224 Kamehameha Ave Suite #207
Hilo, Hawaii 96720
We can help with the following:
Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
Sexual Preference Concerns
Sleep or Insomnia
Testing and Evaluation
Video Game Addiction
Child or Adolescent
Court involved cases (Forensic Mental Health)
Impulse Control Disorders
Marital and Premarital