Christopher M Johnston, LMSW

Chris specializes in helping adults, young adults, and adolescents work through anxiety and depression, family issues, and transitional phases. His therapeutic approach utilizes cognitive-behavioral therapy and motivational interviewing techniques within an overall client-centered model. He is particularly interested in working with men’s issues and spirituality.

Chris is a Licensed Master Social Worker who received his Master of Science degree in Social Work from The University of TN College of Social Work. He completed his practicum at Vanderbilt Psychological and Counseling Center working with young adults struggling with depression, anxiety, addictions, adjustment disorders, and phase-of-life/transitional issues.


Specialties: Spectrum disorders, depression and anxiety in late adolescents and adults, social conditioning.