Matthew Snyder

Matthew Snyder

Matthew Snyder, LMFT

Clinical Director and Therapist

Matthew Snyder is a License Marriage and Family Therapist and the Clinical Director of Journey Hillside Tarzana. He is a graduate of the University of California, Santa Cruz, where he completed his B.A in Psychology, and was awarded Honors in the Psychology Major. He is also a graduate of Pepperdine University, where he earned his Masters in Clinical Psychology. The clients Matthew has served have consistently given him positive reviews for his therapy groups and individual work. His approach to treatment and program development is to help clients feel less shame, cultivate hope and develop skills helpful to a new life of recovery.

Matthew shared, “One of my favorite parts of my job is being able to bring hope to those who feel hopeless and help those who are at their lowest achieve gains they never thought possible.” By providing insight, holding space, providing a supportive, nonjudgmental relationship, teaching skills, and working with strengths, he helps foster change in meaningful ways. Matthew specializes in cognitive-behavioral therapy, the best approach to get satisfying solutions for most problems in a short amount of time. He has experience across multiple settings with diverse populations and is valued most for his authenticity, empathy, passion, and warmth.


At Journey Hillside Tarzana, our experienced and compassionate team is adept at treating all forms of substance use disorders and their symptoms. We provide patients with the care, guidance and support they need to dig deep into their addictions and achieve sustainable, long-lasting recovery.

If you or someone you care about is struggling with a substance use disorder, don’t hesitate to contact or call us today at 877-414-1024 and learn more about programs and how they can help.

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