Professor, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Baylor University
Matthew S. Standford
Education1992 Ph.D., Baylor University
1990 M.A., Baylor University
1988 B.S., Baylor University
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Matthew Stanford, Ph.D. is professor of psychology, neuroscience and biomedical studies at Baylor University. Professionally he has worked with a variety of mentally ill and brain injured individuals.
He is the author of the Focus on the Family recommended resource, Grace for the Afflicted: A Clinical and Biblical Perspective on Mental Illness (2008) and The Biology of Sin: Grace, Hope and Healing for Those Who Feel Trapped (2011). A fellow of the Association for Psychology Science (APS) his research on the interplay between psychology and faith has been featured nationally on radio talk shows, TV and publications such as USA Today and the New York Times, as well as news websites including Fox, MSNBC, Yahoo and US News & World Report.
He is the co-founder and director of Mental Health Grace Alliance where he continues to write, conduct training seminars and serve those affected by mental illness and their families.