Dr. Matthew May is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and Licensed by the California State Medical Board to practice Medicine and Psychiatry in the state of California. He is an active member of the Santa Clara County Medical Association.
Dr. May is an Adjunct Clinical Faculty Member in the Department of Psychiatry at Stanford’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. He served as an instructor for Stanford’s Core Psychotherapy Sequence from 2006 – 2009. He supervises residents, local practitioners and graduate students, both individually and in weekly seminars at Stanford. From 2005 – 2009, he was the primary instructor for the Stanford-Pacific Graduate School of Psychology Consortium/Palo Alto University course: “Cognitive Behavioral Therapy”. He has lectured, as a course instructor, at the American Psychiatric Association conference on the Medical Uses of Hypnosis.
Dr. May received his medical training at the Stanford School of Medicine and completed specialty training in Psychiatry at Stanford’s Department of Psychiatry. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Haverford College, with dual degrees in Chemistry (with honors) and Biology (with high honors). He was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He has received several awards for research in chemistry and biochemistry. He now focuses on practicing, teaching, and supervising psychotherapy.