Matthew Johnson, Ph.D. (Staff at CTMH since 2009)

Licensed Professional Counselor


Graduate Training: Sport Psychology, University of North Carolina, M.S., 1996; Education with Specialization in Sport Psychology, University of Tennessee, Ph.D., 1998; Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), 2009.

Theoretical Orientation:  Eclectic use of interventions from Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT), Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

Professional Interests:  Anxiety, PTSD/Trauma Recovery, Relationships, Resilience, ADHD, Meditation/Mindfulness, Stress Management, Diversity Issues, Sport Psychology (Peak Performance Training, Injured Athlete Recovery and Re-entry into Sport, Athlete Career Transitions).


Quote:  “You can’t always control what happens to you, but you can control how you respond to it.”