About Elizabeth

Elizabeth Louisa Johnston, MSW. RSW. RCC. Therapist in British Columbia


Elizabeth is a registered social worker and clinical counsellor with over 30 years of professional experience. Elizabeth began studying the Gottman Method in 2012 completing levels 1, 2 and 3 training and recognized the impact it could have for couples. She has worked primarily with this model since that time while also including Dr Sue Johnson’s model of Emotionally focused therapy, a model compatible with the Gottman method.

Elizabeth utilizes an honest, open approach with clients and will identify /suggest problem issues and share these with clients as they arise to ensure ongoing progress in the counselling process.

Academic Background:

  • BA Psychology TWU, BC
  • BSW University of Victoria, BC
  • MSW Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia
  • Member of the BC College of Social Workers
  • Member of the BC Association of Social Workers
  • EAP Provider
  • FNHA provider
  • Completed Levels 1, 2, and 3 of the Gottman Institute Couples Therapy Training
  • Relationship SOS
  • Research-Based Model Developed by Doctors John and Julie Gottman of Seattle University
  • RCC Registered Clinical Counsellor
  • RSW Registered social worker

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