The Team

Meet the Team

matt-bioMatthew Johnston, M.Ed, RCC

Centered Lifestyle Services is founded and led by Registered Clinical Counsellor Matthew Johnston. Matthew is a nationally recognized author and sought after public speaker on the topic of neurobiology and trauma recovery.  Matthew’s unique skill set is grounded by twenty years of study in the field of psychology and over ten years in clinical practice.  Matthew has developed his approach to healing in part through his experience as a full-time professional fire fighter in the Metro Vancouver area.

Matthew is certified in Expressive Therapy, Critical Incident Stress Management and Cognitive Behavioural approaches to counselling.

linda-bioLinda Williams, MA, RCC

Linda is a highly skilled therapist, lecturer and writer, with extensive experience working with individuals, couples, families and children. She embraces all clinical issues, and as a Professor of Psychology, has the expertise to ensure that her client’s find the solutions and change they are looking for. Linda has been in private practice for almost 20 years, and has a vast array of experience in a variety of different roles and settings. Her areas of clinical practice are endless.