116 May Street N

Thunder Bay, ON P7C 3P1

Paul Johnston-Psychology Professional Corporation - Your Counselling Centre in Thunder Bay

Do you struggle with too much stress in your life? Do you often feel anxious or depressed for several days at a time?

If you have psychological or emotional problems that leave you feeling overwhelmed, we can help you find relief and address your issues in a safe and encouraging environment. You can find that kind of relief with psychological counselling in Thunder Bay. Paul Johnston Psychology Professional Corporation helps people like you find needed help and support through psychological counseling. In fact Dr. Johnston has been providing psychological counseling and psychotherapy in Thunder Bay for over 28 years.

If you are ready to make a difference in your life, or the life of a loved one, our counselling centre in Thunder Bay is ready to help. Simply call us at 1‑888‑872‑8551 to get started.

Discover Solutions to Psychological, Emotional and Mental Problems

Psychological counselling can help you manage and heal large and small problems. It provides therapy that uses scientific evidence to fully study your personal struggles.

Our staff will help you discover the source of your struggles, struggles that at times may even involve psychological, emotional and mental conditions. Find the actions and resources you need to confront your psychological challenges at our counselling centre in Thunder Bay.

Counselling services help patients with a variety of underlying issues. Use our clinic to address the following psychological conditions:

Find the Support You Need

You deserve compassionate and caring attention as you manage or overcome your psychological condition. We help facilitate communication and challenge resolution, making visits pleasant and safe. Choose us when you want to receive helpful psychotherapy and counselling in Thunder Bay.

For support and counseling that works and fits your needs and your schedule, visit our counselling centre at your convenience. Our schedule allows you to arrange appointments outside of work hours. Call 1‑888‑872‑8551 today to schedule your first appointment.

Our Approach

We provide practical, interactive and solution-focused, evidence-based therapy that addresses your current challenges and long-standing issues. With sensitivity and compassion, we can help you resolve a wide range of life challenges and psychological issues. Psychotherapy and counseling approaches include CBT, DBT, EMDR and analytic therapy.

Blending the Best Elements of Multiple Proven Disciplines

With the integration of complementary methods, we draw from a selection of styles and techniques to incorporate what is most helpful to each individual.

Dr. Johnston is a Registered Clinical and Forensic/Correctional Psychologist with more than 28 years of hospital based experience. He has worked extensively with outpatients as well as inpatients. He works with troubled adults providing assessment, diagnosis and psychotherapy. His experience includes working at two hospitals; one full time since 1987, the other as a part time consultant from 1991 to 2011.

In addition, Dr. Johnston works closely with the Forensic Mental Health Program at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, as well as the judiciary system and the Northwestern Ontario Sexual Behaviours Program (NOSBP). This work involves the psychiatric, characterological, intellectual, risk of recidivism and malingering assessment of forensic and correctional patients. This includes assessment and treatment for both inpatients and outpatients.

We Are Also Active in the Insurance and Academic Fields

Dr. Johnston has performed countless insurance and psychopathology assessments. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Lakehead University, as well as a Lecturer with the University of Toronto and supervises both graduate psychology students and psychiatric residents.

Dr. Johnston is also affiliated with Thunder Bay Mental Health Assessments. Click here to find out more about them.

We all have problems, we help provide solutions

Contact Information

116 May Street N

Thunder Bay, ON P7C 3P1


tel: 807‑628‑0752

fax: 807‑344‑2089



Monday 04:30 PM - 07:30 PM

Tuesday 04:30 PM - 07:30 PM

Wednesday 04:30 PM - 07:30 PM

Thursday 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Friday 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Sunday Closed

Some flexibility is available.

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